Frequently Asked Questions
How do I access the web administration tool?
The service runs at
http://localhost:8880 by default. Make sure the service is running (Buru SFTP Server Web Administration).
I cannot start the server - getting YamlDotNet.Core.SemanticErrorException
Make sure your configuration files are formatted properly. See YAML Wikipedia page for more details. Keep in mind that, unlike XML, whitespace is significant in YAML. Always use 2 spaces for indentation (no tabs).
My trial period ended - what do I do now?
How do I upgrade to a new version?
I bought the server and received the license. What now?
If you have your web administration tool running, simply log in, click in the bottom-left corner (license info) and paste the license there.
If not, replace
config/license.key with the new license (and restart the services).
I just changed the server configuration and nothing happened!
Restart the SFTP service for the changes to take effect.
User cannot write to his folder - what now?
Make sure the service user (NetworkService by default) has write access to the folders.
Web configuration tool cannot change any setting - what now?
Make sure the service user (NetworkService by default) has write access to the