Jan 06, 2020 · Google is completely removing FTP access from Chrome. The File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a standard network protocol used for the transfer of computer files between a client and server on a computer network. FTP is built on a client-server model architecture using separate control and data connections between the client and the server. Aug 29, 2016 · Chrome FTP Tutorial. To follow this tutorial, you’ll need the following: A Chromebook (obviously) An FTP (or SFTP) server. If you have a hosting provider that allows FTP syncing of your files, you can use that. Find the IP address and your username and password in your hosting company’s control panel. Jan 23, 2020 · If you use the Google Chrome browser, you can install the "SSH for Google Cloud Platform" extension. The extension improves the console experience for SSH from the browser and Cloud Shell by giving you direct access to keyboard shortcuts normally reserved by the browser, such as Ctrl+W .