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How Do I Fix SFTP "Permission Denied" Errors?

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Q: I connected with SFTP to the server and tried to place a file and got a "permission denied" error. What's up?

A: Files need to be placed within the proper directories. When you first connect to the server with FTP you will be at the /httpdocs directory. This directory is not writeable on purpose. Navigate inside that directory/folder and place files inside the proper directory:

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