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CPanel - Is it possible to download a file with direct link to our own FTP folder?

I was wondering if there is a way to download a file with direct link to my own FTP Folder (using CPanel) without downloading it to my computer first. There are some methods to automate this process ...
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1k views

Quicker way to download files from FTP server in Google Chrome

Let's say I am browsing an ftp server, and there is a ton of files I want to download. Usually I go about it by [Right-Click link] + [Click "Save link as.."] + [Click "Save"] While this works, ...
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0answers
202 views

Getting exit codes from LFTP

I'm using a short lftp script on cron to download files after they are uploaded to an ftp server. lftp -u user,pass sftp://server:port -e 'mget -c -E path/to/file/*.zip -O ...
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1answer
68 views

Are all internet file downloads using FTP protocol?

I heard, FTP is used to transfer files over a network. Also heard that it uses TCP port 20 and 21. So TCP is connection oriented. We have acknowledgments. If the transmission is lost, we should be ...
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1answer
535 views

Can't store Youtube videos directly to my FTP home server

I have a TP-Link TD-W8968 ADSL router modem, which supports FTP server application by hooking a USB mass storage device on it. Previously I was downloading all my .torrent files to my computer, but ...
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2answers
92 views

Allow a Folder to be Downloaded on a Website by a Web Browser

So I manage our company website the best I can. What I need to do, is allow a folder and all of its contents to be downloaded by a user. I need it to be downloadable in a similar fashion as when you ...
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2answers
150 views

Cannot write to “HAIB_T47D_FoxA1.tar.gz” (Input/output error)

I am trying to download a dataset (bigger than 1 GB) using wget: wget http://cistrome.dfci.harvard.edu/MACSNatureProtocol/HAIB_T47D_FoxA1.tar.gz However, I always get the following error message: ...
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How to download files from ftp in one command line without user interaction (windows)

I know there is a ftp command wich can be run from command line in windows and it downloads a file from ftp. User + password are specified in "that" one-line cmd. These options + password passtrough ...
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169 views

How can I download this video? Not working for realplayer download

From the following webpage: http://skillsmatter.com/podcast/home/cpu-caches-and-why-you-care I would like to download the video. I checked the HTML source code and the URL appears to be: ...
2
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1answer
378 views

FTP download speed drops after a few dl's [closed]

For 2 and a half year, I've downloaded, on average, 2-3 GB of data per day from this FTP server (astronomy data from an observatory - nothing illegal). Since Saturday I've been experiencing a weird ...
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1answer
2k views

Adobe Reader download timeout (FTP & HTTP)

The following downloads are timing out on 3 different machines on our network: ftp://ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/win/10.x/10.1.0/en_US/AdbeRdr1010_en_US.msi ...
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4answers
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Downloading file from FTP using cURL

I'm trying to use a cURL command to download a file from an FTP server to a local drive on my computer. I've tried curl "ftp://myftpsite" --user name:password -Q "CWD /users/myfolder/" -O ...
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3answers
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For file transfer, does ftp perform better than http?

When I have http as well as ftp options (like the Hadoop download page), should I prefer ftp? I have tried ftp before and did not notice any significant difference. Is it supposed to perform better?
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3answers
141 views

Download contents of FTP but only first 10meg of each file?

I have an FTP of very large files scattered among smaller files. I want to download the entire FTP contents, but limit the amount downloaded for each file to 10meg or so. So all files less than 10 ...
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8answers
40k views

Is software from NCH Software safe? [closed]

I just downloaded Fling from them (an automatic ftp uploader) having been looking for a good app to do this for a long time. It just seems to good to be true to finally stumble across what looks to be ...
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2answers
3k views

Can I specify a destination with the ftp get command?

For example, like Windows COPY "source" "target"? or is it two steps? Use get to download to current directory Then do a copy to move to another location on my computer?
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5answers
338 views

Trasferring files from Host A to Host B without downloading on hard drive and simple ftp?

I have a website to move from One Host to another .. for example : from bluehost to hostgator ... i have made my website zip which is 2 gb .. i want to know if there is any software or something ...
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3answers
783 views

Need files off a remote server… best way to get them?

Was initially trying FTP, but the server doesn't seem to like me very much - it'll go through a bunch of directories, noting that it's already downloaded some of the files, all good. After a few ...
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5answers
3k views

FTP transfers corrupt the files I download

FTP transfers (using for example FileZilla, CrossFTP or AnyClient) keep corrupting my files that I download. I know it's not corrupt at the server level because other people can download it without ...
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How do I host a file on my server for download?

This might be a stupid question, but I have to ask cause I'm not getting anywhere... I have a virtual private server with Godaddy, and I set up an FTP account. When I access the account via ftp I ...