Travis Taylor

WordPress | PHP | Entrepreneur

Two sweet features in Filezilla to speed up your workflow

Double clicking on hundreds of files every time to need to replace a file in your WordPress theme can be a daunting task. If you open the “Advanced” section in your Site Manager, you can set the default local directory and the default remote directory:

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From here you can set it up to access the specific path you always need in your localhost and on your server. This makes syncing files from your localhost to your server much faster!

On the topic of syncing, you can also turn on directory comparison to view what files have been changed or added to either directory. Here’s what the icon looks like on FileZilla’s menu:

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And here’s what you’ll see upon activating:

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That’s all for now, enjoy!

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