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How to upload with CrossFTP to Spaces?

I’m migrating from AWS S3 to Spaces. I was able to download all my AWS files to my Mac with CrossFTP but stuck on how to get them to Spaces. I did the browser drag and drop but I have over 230 files and every now and then it says file upload error and I have to click restart. I only uploaded 20 files in 6 hours! How can I connect with either CrossFTP or Filezilla not the Pro but the free version or any free software really so I can FTP my files up to Spaces?

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Hello,

You could try using CyberDuck instead, here’s a step by step guide on how to use CyberDuck with DigitalOcean Spaces:

https://www.digitalocean.com/docs/spaces/resources/cyberduck/

Hope that this helps! Bobby

Your suggestion works since I already have the files downloaded. But I ended up taking the long way by doing a sync between AWS and DO via rclone

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-migrate-from-amazon-s3-to-digitalocean-spaces-with-rclone

S3 and DO Spaces use the same protocols, So just use it as it were S3 but for your endpoint use <region>.digitaloceanspaces.com in stead of s3-<region>.amazonaws.com

for example nyc3.digitaloceanspaces.com