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Where can I change the FileZilla font size running under Windows 7

I consider myself to be a pretty savvy computer user, but this one has escaped me. After reading the documentation, the blogs, the wiki, the bug trac I am still at a loss. Does anyone know how to ...
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FileZilla times out when transferring large file

I have a file residing on a FTP site that I am trying to download. The FTP site is a secure site and requires a user name and password. The size of the file I am trying to download is 2.98GB. Part ...
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Cannot see files present on server when connecting via SFTP?

I am not able to see the files present on the server using Filezilla ftp client. I am using SFTP connection. I am able to connect to the server. I can see only the directories but not the files. I ...
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IIS vs FileZilla Server

I'm trying to setup a home server and I've never really done too much of this kind of stuff so I'm pretty confused. I'm trying to figure out what the differences are between Microsoft IIS and ...
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What's the best way to use Filezilla's bookmarks / site manager?

I have several different sites on different servers at any given time. I'm currently using Filezilla as my ftp client, but I can't seem to figure out how the bookmarks are supposed to work. I've tried ...
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ftp server connection timed out

I've forwarded a domain from the htaccess file some time ago. For example, I have www.mywebsite.com and I've forwarded it to www.facebook.com from the htaccess file. Now when I try to connect with ...
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Make Filezilla work with .gitignore files

Is there a way to make Filezilla read the settings i added to .gitignore file and then do the same? (ignore the files specified in the gitignore file)
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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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Linux mint 12: How to view/edit files in filezilla? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change FileZilla so that View/Edit opens .html in Notepad++, not Firefox Lets say I am connected to my server using filezilla, i want to edit a file hello.php i ...
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Filezilla directory comparison always shows different file sizes

I'm developing a web application on a Mac and uploading to a Windows hosted server. I used to use Filezilla's directory comparison feature to see which files in a directory need to be uploaded 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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Can I Upload One File To Multiple Domain Folders In FTP?

I want to upload(and eventually overwrite) the same index.php file to many domain folders. Is there anyway to do this in one go or a shortcut? I am using Filezilla. Thanks Edit: Since I am really ...
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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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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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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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FTP with caching support

I am very happy with Filezilla FTP, but one thing that it lacks is the caching support of folders. I see that feature is in SmartFTP, but it's not free.. Are there any FTP software that supports ...
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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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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 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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FTP “425 can't open data connection”

I have set FileZilla FTP Server. I was able to connect and transsfer files over the LAN and WAN through the command line (telnet, ftp). I am unable to access it through my browser, even though that I ...
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How can I batch/mass create users for a Filezilla FTP server?

I recently inherited two FTP servers; both systems run Filezilla Server. One has a small user-base so creating users is a small task. The other is huge and needs to have 300+ users created. I estimate ...
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Portable Program that will send files to FTP server whenever I save

I'm doing a PHP web project and do a lot of saving to check that the code I'm writing hosts properly on our target environment. I do a lot of saving and thus, when I save I wish it would just ...
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Connecting to FileZilla FTP Server on XAMPP localhost with Dreamweaver

I am running XAMPP 1.7.4. I've installed the FileZilla FTP server and I'm running it as a service. I created a user and when I connect as that user with the FileZilla client, I have no trouble ...
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Accidentally set the FileZilla option to “Upload overwrite everything”

How can I change that setting? I want to upload files only if they are newer than the version in the FTP server. Is there a reset setting options that I can use without erasing my FTP connection ...
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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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How to use sudo from within Windows GUI clients bypassing tty

I need to copy files via ssh but I am getting permission denied. How can I log as a root by windows clients such us FileZilla/WinSCP? I try execute command: sudo su, but I am getting error: You ...
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Accessing Amazon EC2 in Filezilla SFTP

I need help/guide how I can open my ssh access from a GUI or Filezilla. Here's the scenario my developer just left me with the login info to my Amazon EC2. Now I am finding difficulties in ...
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How do I determine the optimal maximum simultaneous transfers in Filezilla?

How do I determine the optimal maximum simultaneous transfers in Filezilla?
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Filezilla shared settings problem fzdefaults.xml

I am trying to configure FileZilla so that I can use the same settings, etc on all of my networked machines, so to start, I am creating a fxdefaults.xml file, per this article. Ultimately, I want the ...
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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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FTP software that lets me edit files directly on a server

I know I've previously used an FTP program that let me browse my FTP server and double-click any file. The file would get opened in my default editor for that file type, and the file would get ...
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FileZilla on Mac OS X can't open .ssh directory to get my keyfile

I'm trying to log on to my Amazon EC2 cloud server instance with FileZilla, To do this I need to specify a keyfile for SFTP over SSH, However, FileZilla in OS X can't open files in hidden ...
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Why does FileZilla descend into a directory when deleting?

Why does FileZilla itterrate through each file in a folder and delete each one instead of just deleting the folder? I know this sounds like a simple question, and it probably has the simple answer ...
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FileZilla - Drag 'n Drop doensn't work

I got a strange problem: The Drag 'n Drop of my FileZilla doesn't work. The only information I've found about this is to re-register the fzshellext_64.dll / fzshellext.dll - but this dll doesn't even ...
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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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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 connect to FTP server using FileZilla, get response message as ÿý%ÿû

I am trying to connect to FTP server using FileZilla. I get the following sequence of messages. Status: Resolving address of <myhostname> Status: Connecting to <myhostip>:23... Status: ...
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Eclipse as editor for FileZilla. How do I configure it?

I've decided to switch from Netbeans IDE to Eclipse PDT. I use FileZilla to edit files on FTP. I wish to use Eclipse PDT as default file editor for FileZilla. I opened up FileZilla, went to Edit > ...
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access to data via login-server with ftp-client

I have a simple question. Until now I was using FileZilla to shift my data via ssh from my home computer to the institutes server. At the new institute I have to access my local data on my computer ...
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Is there a way to tell FileZilla to not upload files and directories that begin with a dot?

When I upload my PHP sites created in Eclipse to my website via FileZilla, I first have to: select all then individually unselect all dot files and directories since I don't want this information on ...
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FileZilla - resuming downloads?

I have to download a 15GB file from my client's system using FileZilla. However the download looks like it will take a very long time, more than one day. Can I resume the download after restarting my ...
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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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Connecting FileZilla to SFTP, OpenSSH

I've a Ubuntu machine where is installed OpenSSH. I want upload/download files there thru SFTP with FileZilla. SSH works good with putty etc, but when I try to connect with FileZilla, I get Status: ...
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A Problem With FileZilla

This is urgent. I am using FileZilla in order to connect to a server. However, no matter how much I try, it just keeps telling me, "Critical error. Could not connect to server." I am really ...
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OSX Emacs FTP Failing

I use Emacs from Bash. I use C-x C-f to FTP into servers, to work on files. From my OSX (10.6.x), I can connect to all of my servers, but one. From Ubuntu, I can connect to all of my servers, period. ...
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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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Filezilla on Mac: SFTP with passwordless authentication?

I am trying to follow the instructions here for OSX http://wiki.filezilla-project.org/Howto I can successfully ssh to the target server with no username/password (OSX picks up my certificates from ...
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Sort Order in FileZilla: Ignore Case?

Is there a way to get FileZilla to ignore case for sorting file and folder names? I want to see all the filenames that start with "D" next to the ones that start with "d."
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Can I define a set of files in filezilla that I want to transfer?

I have a set of programs in different directories that I work on all the time and I upload them to a server all the time. So I have to move from folder to folder uploading the programs in that ...
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How to send a file with FileZilla from command line?

I have a batch file that builds an application, then I want to upload it to a ftp server from command line. Considering I do the upload manually with FileZilla, is there a command line for it to ...