It is not possible to access the server as “root” user via ftp. If you wish to access the root directory of the server, you can use secureSSH using tools like PuTTY or winSCP. You can configure PuTTY as below:-

1. Download the PuTTy sftp client

2. Open the command line interface :

3. Go to the directory where psftp.exe is located.

4. Type “psftp.exe -P 2200” to access your server. < Where : is the IP address >

5. Login as root.

6. Use “CD” to change directory and “PUT” to upload files.