How do I set default permissions in my SSH FTP client?

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We recommend that you review your settings in the SSH client or FTP client. They should be set as follows:

  1. Open the SSH client.
  2. From the Edit menu, click Settings.
  3. In the left pane (depicted as area 1 below), click Global Settings -> File Transfer -> Advanced.
  4. In the right pane (depicted as area 2 below), modify the Upload section as follows:

    • "Preserve original destination permissions" should be checked.
    • Default file permissions: 664
    • Default directory permissions: 775
  5. Click OK. These changes should persist for future uses.














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