Filezilla - Lost password

May 2017



Issue


I used Filezilla in quick connection mode, so without actually using the FTP Manager ... but I've lost the password to my site. Is there any solution to get it back.

Solution


Once Filezilla launched, click on "Edit" then "Export".
  • Then check all the boxes (normally three) and confirm.
  • You end up with an XML file.
  • By opening it with a simple text editor, you should see the password in clear text in a tag <pass> password </pass>

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Published by aakai1056. Latest update on October 25, 2012 at 01:07 PM by Jeff.
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