Reply To: I have given up with file transfering… Home › Forums › RetroPie Project › New to RetroPie? Start Here! › I have given up with file transfering… › Reply To: I have given up with file transfering… 03/21/2016 at 03:17 #121017 rdhanded2Participant Can you log in with putty? If so go to /etc/ssh/sshd_config sudo nano change the bottom to the following to allow access if you are blocked. # Authentication: LoginGraceTime 120 #PermitRootLogin without-password PermitRootLogin yes StrictModes yes Also, I always add a root password by entering the following and typing a password sudo passwd root then when I use Filezilla I use root for username and the password I entered for full access.