Solar FTP Server is a simple and handy FTP server. It is so easy to set up that practically anyone with basic computer skills can do this. The interface that lets you administer the server is quite intuitive. It is tabbed into several groups of actions. These include server logs, user accounts, configurations and online users. Server logs will tell you what actions are happening. The users, in turn, are set up through the user accounts set of controls. You can easily monitor who all are online and then use configurations to set up the server configurations. Once set up you can share content such as photos, music, etc. The program loads automatically on Windows startup as a service, so it is not necessary to run your account to start FTP server. This is a handy tool then to set up a FTP server as a service in your machine. The software lets you administer the service through real time trace and user activity monitors as described with the interface discussion.
Virtual directories to physical directories mapping helps easy handling of files and directories and share files quite easily. The interface with all its screens are well designed. It is based on the Windows interface style. The specific screens of server logs, user accounts, configuration and users online monitoring, all have the necessary details available that is handy. Setting the parameters for each of these groups of controls is easily done. Whenever you need it, setting up a server is a simple affair with this tool. So, if you have the need, go ahead and collect this tool.