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Associate FTP hyperlink to filezilla

Is it possible to associate a link like ftp://myftpserver.net to launch automatically Filezilla and display the FTP server content with one click? I think there must be a kind of protocol registration ...
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how to close open ftp connections?

I use FileZilla, and I thought when a session ended, it automatically closed the ftp connection, but that doesn't appear to have happened because now I'm getting a "530 Sorry, the maximum number of ...
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FileZilla not working on Server 2008 R2

I'm battling to get FileZilla working on Server 2008 R2. Until this morning, I had one 2008 and one XP machine, and always just used the XP one for FTP. I now have two 2008 machines and no FTP client. ...
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Auto transfer files in FTP with FileZilla

I want to auto transfer my files to my server after saving them, like in Dreamweaver and Notepad++. As of today i need to confirm the process before FileZilla transfers the files. Is there a solution ...
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ftp program that can perform the same operation on multiple servers

If I have 5 servers, and each server has the exact same file structure, is there a ftp program that can replicate the same operation on all the servers? e.g.: /wwwroot/site1/ Now if I want to copy ...
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FTP client with “master password”

I'm searching for an FTP client that has a "master password" function. So all the password stored in the FTP client software is encrypted, and if I start the FTP client it asks for a master password, ...
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Unable to connect to FTP server using Filezilla with router in-between

While connecting to my web server using filezilla, i am getting this error: Status: Resolving address of ftp.mysite.org.in Status: Connecting to 199.199.199.18:21... Status: Connection established, ...
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What do the icons in the FileZilla Server connection list represent?

In FileZilla there are icons to the left of the connection's id, I can't seem to find in the documentation what they represent. I am guessing Active vs Passive connections but I don't know. Are my ...
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Filezilla installed on a Parallels' Virtual Machine connects but does not retrieve directories

I have Windows XP Service Pack 3 installed on a Mac running Parallels 6. Everything works fine except for FTP programmes (ie Filezilla, CoreFTP etc). If I connect from my Mac directly using Filezilla ...
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Can I configure FileZilla server so that it only writes the file once upload is complete?

Can I configure FileZilla server so that it only writes the file once upload is complete? I have a PowerShell script watching a directory for processing, so I'd prefer that the file didn't appear ...
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How to get FileZilla to start processing Queue automatically at startup?

I have my machine automtically reboot periodically and when it does, I have to restart the processing of the Queue in FileZilla for it to resume any transfers that were occuring last time I was using ...
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“No supported authentication methods available” when connecting to gcloud with FileZilla

I've followed this guide: https://cloud.google.com/compute/docs/tutorials/lamp/transfer-files I have my private key generated and added to FileZilla but I can't seem to connect. The guide specifies ...
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Why isn't my FTP server saving files properly?

I'm using Notepad++ with it's FTP functionality to edit files on my local machine. I also have FileZilla server running on my local machine which I am connecting to. I know this is a strange way of ...
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How to take FileZilla credentials from the software's interface?

Hi I use FileZilla to transfer files to the server via FTP. I connected to FileZilla from my computer months ago. I entered the server address, port & administration password on to the startup ...
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GnuTLS error -110 in gnutls_record_recv: The TLS connection was non-properly terminated

I am trying to download some files from a server using FileZilla 3.9.0.5, using regular FTP over explicit TLS. Many files download just fine. It refuses to download certain files, however, giving me ...
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Use the option “establish connection in a new tab” Filezilla by default

Is there any way to remove this dialog box and use the option "establish connection in a new tab" by default? I am annoyed to have this additional click to do each time I connect to an FTP server. ...
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Filezilla and Notepad++

I'm trying to "Edit" a file from my Filzilla FTP and it opens in Notepad++ just fine, but when it opens it prompts me: C:\Program Files (x86)\FileZilla FTP Client\-open doesn't exist. Create it? ...
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How to synchronize file changes with files on the FTP server?

My project files are in the local folder in D:\xampp\htdocs\mysite The same files are on my FTP server. A git repository would exist only locally in a .git directory to keep track. I want to be able ...
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FileZilla Misreports File Sizes

I have the task of downloading some backups from our hosted web site and the backup are quite large, 4,755,281KB, yes it's over 4GB. I installed FileZilla and navigated to the remote directory and it ...
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FTP upload stalls at same point every time on FileZilla

On two different FTP accounts, I am having problems uploading files. I can login and see the contents of the dir, and start an upload. Using Filezilla the transfer seems to always stall at either 0.9% ...
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What is the protocol 'ftp-data' identified by wireshark?

Just implementing a FTP server and use wireshark to analize the protocol. I find there is a protocol identified by wireshark FTP-DATA. What is that? Any document or RFC can be referred? Thanks and ...
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Create a new file in Filezilla folder?

I can see a "New Folder" menu but no "New File". Is this impossible or any Filezilla alternative that can do so?
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FileZilla - How to synchronize two-way (newest file wins)?

I use several computers to maintain a website. I want to reflect all changes both ways. This is a very standard procedure, but I can't find how to do it with FileZilla.
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FileZilla uploads are not atomic

I've been using FileZilla for a while now for FTP stuff, and while it works great almost all of the time, there is one major flaw I've found: If I upload a changed file, and a user of my site happens ...
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FileZilla: Can I run a remote shell command via FileZilla client?

I have a very simple question. Can I run a remote shell command on the server via FileZilla client. For instance can I do a: tar -zxvf myarchive.tar.gz etc... (didn't think it was possible with ...
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How do I use FileZilla to transfer only the latest version of a file when copying from VMS?

I'm using FileZilla to copy a directory from a VMS system to my local PC. When the files arrive, all versions of each file are copied and the names have the version number appended to them as an ...
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Win 7 firewall blocking Filezilla Server from responding to clients

My Windows 7 firewall is blocking Filezilla Server from responding to clients. Adding it to the "Allow Program" list does not solve. It tested fine with Win 7's firewall turned off. Please someone ...
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Error: The data connection could not be established: ECONNREFUSED - Connection refused by server

When connecting to internet address in the FTP client we get an error Error: The data connection could not be established: ECONNREFUSED - Connection refused by server When connecting through same ...
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Duplicating a session in FileZilla

Is there any way to duplicate a session in FileZilla FTP client, i.e. creating a new tab that automatically connected to the same server as the current tab? E.g. SuperPuTTY: I tried to right click ...
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How do I disable port 21 (non-ssl) in FileZilla server?

I'm aware of the following: I can disable access to port 21 via the firewall I can disable access to non-ssl connections to users in the admin interface of FileZilla I can restrict access to the ...
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Compressing and extracting folders via FileZilla

I want to rar and extract folder(of my wordpress site) in the host machine using FileZilla ? Is it possible with FileZilla ? If not what you will suggest ? I dont have SSH access.
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setgid bit always unset when changing file permissions

good evening dear Serverfolks! i am a newbi so do not bear with me! I run a linux sever that is administered by a friend of me. He prepares the chown and permissins - with the setgit-bit to on. ...
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Why can't I connect to this server via FTP?

I'm trying to connect to a server via FTP (to upload a new site). I'm getting the following error message using FileZilla Status: Connecting to xx.xx.xx.xx:21... Status: Connection established, ...
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REST command comes over as RE*T when trying to do a ftp transfer

I am trying to resume a file transfer of a set of large files. Both sides are using Filezilla. On the client side the log says Command: TYPE I Command: TYPE I Response: 200 Type set to I ...
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Unable to view certain website

I can't connect to some websites at my work place, but I am able to connect to the websites outside of work. Firefox shows an error like this: The connection has timed out The server at ...
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FileZilla suddenly throws an error: “Response: 530 Sorry, the maximum number of clients (2) for this user are already connected”

I've been using FileZilla without any problems for some 3 years. However, recently, it's been throwing an error: Response: 530 Sorry, the maximum number of clients (2) for this user are already ...
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FileZilla public key not working (Successfully loaded 0 key pairs from file)

I currently have troubles logging in with a public key using FileZilla. Neither the root user, not an other user accept the key. Now the strange thing is when using putty it is working without any ...
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What is this Filezilla Connections Timeout setting for?

What is this setting for, please? (I'm not having much luck finding the documentation on it)
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Untar after uploading to linux from windows

I have created tar.gz from my linux server, and I downloaded the same to my linux system and I successfully doen untar with tar -xvf package.tar.gz. And now my issue I downloaded same ...
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FTP - transferring files eats up transfer - how to optimise it?

the problem may be very common. When I transfer files to my FTP server all the files are transferred instead only the changed ones: For example one file on my disk has 7556 bytes and on ftp server ...
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FileZilla as local files manager - comparing files and directories on local disks

Is there a way to open local directory instead of server directory? Do you know if there is some plugin to make it avaible? I would like to use FileZilla as local file manager just to compare ...
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FileZilla tranfer files between linux and windows machine basic tutorial

I have a Windows machine, from which I want to transfer files to a Linux machine. Can someone briefly explain to me how to I use FileZilla for that? Do I have to have server running on the Windows ...
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Command line options in Filezilla

How do I invoke Filezilla from the command line to upload the contents of a directory? I would also like to set parameters like overwrite all etc. From help page all I see is options for opening ...
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Why does WinSCP open local directories with .exe files slowly?

If I open local folder with a few .exe files with WinSCP (and FileZilla too), it hangs for a little while and then opens the directory. On remote FTP directory this doesn't happen. Why does this ...
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Changing permissions on FileZilla Server

I've just setup a FileZilla Server on Windows, every thing is going well, but, I cant change the file permissions. When I'm using windows explorer I get this: And when I'm using FileZilla FTP ...
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filezilla showing error while connecting to FTP server

When I tried to connect to an FTP server using filezilla it was showing an error. *connection attempt failed with "10051". Could not connect to server.* What error is this and how can I solve this ...
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Is there a way to store more website information in WinSCP?

FileZilla Windows FTP Client Below is a screenshot from FileZilla, you will notice one of it;s best features is that it allows you to store anything in the notes section. I often use this notes ...
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FileZilla can't send any files at all

I have been using FileZilla for several years, and I have seen this error many times in the past, but a restart of FileZilla has always fixed it in the past. Now, whenever I try to upload any files to ...
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How to make FileZilla open all the required files with one click

Is there any way of configuring FileZilla so that I can open all the files on a server that I use to edit with just one click. For example if the files are like this: /home/abc/def/one.txt ...
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Filezilla Server keeps asking for password on boot

Every time I start my computer this screen appears: Usually this doesn't happen, it just logsin silently minimized in system tray. I already tried checking "Always connect to this server". Edit: ...