1. No Profile Picture
    Registered User
    Devshed Newbie (0 - 499 posts)

    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Rep Power

    Basic Help / Creating User

    All I have a username & pw that allows me to FTP into a remote server, access files, and upload files. Is there any way I could go about creating a new user for this server over FTP?

    When I attempt to SSH to do this with SSH commands I know like adduser, I get the message "port 22: Connection refused", which I believe means SSH is not set up on that server. Also, is there any way I can figure out whether my account is an administrator or guest? Does this even matter in terms of creating new users on the server?

    Any guidance greatly appreciated.
  2. #2
  3. Contributing User
    Devshed Newbie (0 - 499 posts)

    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    spaceBAR Central
    Rep Power
    Since you can't "ssh-secure connection" into server, Can you telnet into server and add the new user?

IMN logo majestic logo threadwatch logo seochat tools logo