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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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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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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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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 always discard local file

Every time I'm opening a file in FileZilla, which I've previously opened, FileZilla shows a dialog with options: to reopen local file, or discard local file the download and edit file anew. As I ...
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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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View file in Filezilla without editing

In Filezilla, you can configure it to "View/Edit" a remote file when double-clicking it. However, doing so adds it to a list of files you are currently "editing", which means if I try to open the ...
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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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Does FileZilla contain a virus?

I downloaded FileZilla from SourceForge on February 16, install was OK, but recently my antivirus said that the file contains a virus (MalSign.Generic.550). Previously there was no notification about ...
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Cannot install FileZilla downloaded from SourceForge because I'm not connected to the internet?

I want to install FileZilla 3.7.1.1 on my new Windows 8 OS. I downloaded the installer from here, and when I opened it, I got the following message: You must be connected to the internet to ...
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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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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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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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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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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 disconnects after entering passive mode b/c packets are lost

For some reason, no matter how many times I try, after a client sends the PASV command (which is correctly received by the server), the server's reply (227 Entering Passive Mode) doesn't get back to ...
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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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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: ...
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FTP server time-out

I'm wondering why my FTP server won't work. I host an Apache web server off of an old computer, and decided to make a parallel FTP server for uploading files to the website. So I installed FileZilla ...
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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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Set the default directory above the root directory for FileZilla Server

What I would like to do is set the default directory above the root directory per user on FileZilla Server. I know this is possible with other FTP servers, but I can not seem to find where to set this ...
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filezilla: 'slice' transferring

If I'm transferring a 2GB sql file with filezilla, and it timed out after 50%. In my server, I can see that the new transferred file is about 1.1GB. I want to know if there's a way through the same ...
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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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filezilla open with a certain local directory in linux

Helo, i am building a bash script that will open filezilla. I managed to make it to open a certain FTP, but cant figure out how to make it to open a certain local directory.
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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 on OS X not connecting is username contains @ symbol

I am using FileZilla to manage a remote host via SFTP and it connects fine when the username does not contain a @ symbol. For example, the username "administrator" will work but "user@example.com" ...
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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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Refreshing all tabs in FileZilla at once?

Is there any way to refresh all tabs at once in FileZilla FTP client? I use Windows 7 SP1 x64.
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filezilla server 530 User cannot log in

I am trying to setup filezilla server to access files remotely. I am able to connect and list the files using local address (192.168.x.x). Now I am trying to connect through dedicated IP over ...
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Error in using FileZilla

I have windows-xp as o/s with version sp2 in my laptop. In this, I have installed filezilla in it. But after some time my laptop will automatically restarts and showing RAM error in it (Blue Screen ...
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OSX Terminal: FTP upload only if file size different

I am currently using FileZilla to backup my Documents. The manual procedure for this is as follows: Sign in to FTP using username and password Open Documents folder on FTP site Drag documents from ...
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Hosting ftp in LAN fail filezilla--Error:Failed to retrieve directory listing

I want to transfer files between computers in my home LAN using filezilla. I set up the ftp server and try to connect from the client. The connection is established, as can be seen on both 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 can I get rid of the “unknown host key” dialogue box in FileZilla?

I'm working in a cloud hosting environment, where a lot of new server instances appear: as a result, I keep getting the "unknown host key" dialogue box in FileZilla. How can a configure to trust any ...
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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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Cannot start FileZilla from linux command line

I have installed filezilla on ubuntu, which I need to run from the command line. But when I try to run it showing eg. help or version I get: ~$ filezilla -h Error: Unable to initialize gtk, is ...