From ALICE Documentation


You can download FileZilla from the vendor website at

Make sure to download FileZilla client. Once the installation is complete you will need to create an HPC profile. You can do so by going to the Site-Manager:

Create a new site and enable these settings:

  • Protocol: SFTP – SSH File Transfer Protocol
  • Host:
  • Logon Type: Interactive
  • User: Your ALICE username

After the General tab settings have been filled out, select the Transfer Settings tab:

  • Check Limit number of simultaneous connections
  • Maximum number of connections: 1

These settings will keep a single connection open so you will not have to re-authenticate.