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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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Unable to connect to server using filezilla

Command: PWD Response: 534 Fallback to [C] Error: Failed to retrieve directory listing Response: 257 "/" is your current location This is the error I am getting how to resolve it. Do I ...
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Connect to server using SFTP and public ssh key using FileZilla on Windows

Is it possible to generate an ssh key on a windows machine then use that key to connect to a server using SFTP via FileZilla? This is all working with my Mac but I have a client that is stuck in a ...
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ECONNREFUSED - Connection refused by server

I'm trying to run filezilla in Windows Vista... I turned off my firewall.. still I didn't able to connect... help me to proceed.... Status: Resolving address of ftp.abc.net Status: Connecting to ...
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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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FileZilla passwords

I have quite a few FTP sites saved in FileZilla, however I want to use different client now. How can I see the passwords saved in FileZilla so I could transfer them? OS is Linux (Ubuntu 9.04) if ...
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FileZilla menu not showing up in Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (10.04)

All my other applications and Nautilus, when I open a folder, can display the menu perfectly, except for Filezilla. How do I use Alt + E to use the inner menu items? The main menu is always invisible ...
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Change FileZilla settings in Ubuntu Linux so view/edit uses gedit

This is similar to the Super User question How to change FileZilla so that View/Edit opens .html in Notepad++, not Firefox, but I am asking for FileZilla in Linux. I am using Ubuntu 10.0.4 (Lucid ...
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filezilla Command: MLSD Response: 500 Error: Failed to retrieve directory listing

Recently our network was moved to the corporate network and behind the company firewall. Since the i could not access the FTP Servers using Filezilla. I can connect to them but cannot receive the ...
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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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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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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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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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After 3 files transferred through SFTP (FileZilla), the queue halts. What could be causing it?

And when it's happening, all I need to do is restart the queue. What could be causing it? I'm running on 64-bit Fedora 12, using a Buffalo WHR-G125 Wireless Router.
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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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How to give folder permissions in Helm v4?

I have a website, and I'm trying to give folder permissions with FTP Filezilla software, since I can't find this option in Helm web hosting portal. CHMod seems to be a unrecognized command on ...
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Slow FTP Over Direct Windows Connection

I am connecting two Windows PCs (XP and Vista, if that matters) via direct connection (the 169.254.. IP addresses). The XP box is serving FTP via FileZilla Server, and the Vista box is downloading, ...
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FTP client on windows that save session password in encrypted text [closed]

Filezilla or WinSCP save password in plain text which is unsecured on public machines. Is there any FTP client can save and encrypt password so that people using it only can access to FTP but not able ...
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How do I place a directory on my network on the local view of filezilla in Mac OS X?

I am trying to get to a folder on my local network on the local view of filezilla in Mac OS X. When I browse to network I can see the folder fine. But I can't browse to it in filezilla ( Network ...
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Deleting remote folder in FileZilla

I can't delete a remote folder from my linux shared webserver using FileZilla (Mac/Linux). I've CHMODed a few times to 777 on the folder and its parent as well. I'm using the latest versions of ...
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Can one do incremental backups from a server with Filezilla (how?)

Can one do incremental backups from a server with Filezilla and if so how?
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How to change FileZilla so that View/Edit opens .html in Notepad++, not Firefox

Currently Firefox is set by Windows to open .html files. I'm hoping I can sort of override this in FileZilla so I can do quick edits and then upload them to the server.
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Can't connect to FTP sites

This started happening when I installed Windows 7. I've tried with Filezilla and with the FireFTP Firefox plugin, and I could never connect. Filezilla gave the error message "ECONNREFUSED - Connection ...
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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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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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FTP from windows to linux using filezilla causes doubling of file sizes?

Running filezilla 3.3.0.1 (and slightly older versions exhibit this behavior as well) to Red Hat Enterprise 5x with filezilla server, we are getting doubling of text files on overwrite. It seems to ...
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When remote copy is overwritten with local copy, file size differs?

When I overwrite a remote file with a local copy, FileZilla successfully transfers and overwrites the file, but I notice that the new remote copy size is few KB lesser than the actual local copy. Why ...
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How do I allow Filezilla or WinSCP to write files to my harddrive in Windows 7?

I've been using Windows XP for so long, it just lets me copy files... I'm assuming something security related in Windows 7 needs to be changed so that my FTP programs can write files on my harddrive. ...
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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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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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Uploading PHP files with FileZilla in binary mode sometimes result in error

This is related to the issue where downloading files in Filezilla results in \r\n\n newlines. The answer suggests downloading then in binary, which works. However, there is a problem uploading which ...
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Why do I get a 550 FTP error with Filezilla, but IE6 is fine?

When transferring some files today from our hosted FTP site, which a client had uploaded, for files in certain directories I kept getting (using Filezilla): Command: RETR /dir/file.jpg Response: ...
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would windows 7 be blocking filezilla from connecting to FTP?

would windows 7 be blocking filezilla from connecting to FTP by default?
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How can I get FileZilla to ignore folder or files (like .svn or CVS)?

How can I get FileZille to ignore folders or files? I don't want to upload my version-control info to my web-server! (question implied in a comment to another answer).