How to create and use a public FTP account from My Computer/Windows Explorer on Hostgator?

Create a normal FTP account from CPanel / from a domain.

After that, pull up My Computer or Windows Explorer and enter the ftp address in the address bar, something like this:


password: the password you set before.

That’s it, you should see the public folder from where you can copy/paste files.
You can share the login details with anyone you want to share files.