FTP connection to Google Drive
“I have some websites that I need to back up daily, right now I have to go to my FTP every day to grab the backup then upload it to Google Drive. But is there any more convenient way to do it?”
Have you met the same problem like this user which seems a time-consuming job indeed? If so, you will find the solution from this article. That is using MultCloud to make FTP access to Google Drive so that you’re able to transfer FTP files to Google Drive without downloading or uploading.
MultCloud is a free web-based app that unifies all cloud services in one place. It has provided the prefect support for various clouds: Evernote, Dropbox, Flickr, Amazon Cloud Drive, Amazon S3, WebDav, Box, SugarSync, OneDrive, CloudMe, Cubby, MyDrive, WEB.DE, Yandex, Hidrive, BaiDu, MediaFire, ownCloud, Alfresco, ADrive, Hubic, MySQL and MEGA. Meanwhile, you can also handle multiple accounts of the same service provider.
File managing is just like what you do in Windows Explorer. Such as upload, download, copy, paste, rename, etc. Besides, MultCloud offers file sharing with your friends, file search across clouds. And file preview plunks for documents as doc, pdf, xls, jpg, png, gif, txt, html, etc.
- Website connect and data transfer use 256-bit AES encryption for SSL.
- Does not save or cache your data on servers of MultCloud.
- Access cloud drives with OAuth authorization which won’t save your password.
3 ways to backup FTP to Google Drive via MultCloud
Above all, get a MultCloud account or experience without signing up.
Then add FTP and Google Drive for the sake of integration.
Now, the 1st way to backup FTP to Google Drive is choosing target files in FTP. Drag them directly to Google Drive.
The 2nd approach, right click. Select Copy or Copy to. If you employ the former, you should paste in Google Drive.
The 3rd method is the Transfer or Backup Service under Transfer tab where enables you to set schedule task as well.
The 4th method is the Cloud Sync Service since MultCloud 4.0.
Tips: Google Chrome extension of MultCloud has been developed already. Instruction please go to: https://www.multcloud.com/tutorials/multcloud-google-chrome-app-extension-1004.html