FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is a common protocol for transferring files between computers over networks

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Filezilla duplicate files at download

I've got a strange behavior with Filezilla and I hope someone is able to help me. When I download large amounts of data via ftp, Filezilla is showing a prompt, that the file is already downloaded and ...
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what is %username% in FTP

I just made a script to upload important files, but there are more then 1 user on my computer and I want it to upload the user that is using the program.. so like in cmd I tried to do something like ...
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FileZilla stomps all over rbash and scponly

Pretty straightforward question: I've got a stock Ubuntu install on a server and I'm trying to only allow certain users to scp files to their own home directories. I read up on rbash and scponly for ...
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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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Move files from one server directly to another server without writing to PC disk

Forgive me if I word this Poorly. I'm working with a Linux desktop and several ESXi hosts. Lets name my desktop Desk-1 and the ESXi hosts ESXi-1 and ESXi-2 for simplicity's sake. I'd like to move ...
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Batch: backup, then delete old backup

I have a batch script that runs hourly. It connects to an FTP server, downloads a backup file, then deletes the oldest backup (backups are kept for 4hours by default). This is supposed to insulate our ...
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Anyone familiar with FTP/Filezilla?

I bought a home security camera. It's a Dlink DCS-5010L It has a motion sensor feature. And every time that motion sensor is triggered, it takes snap shots. And it has an option to send those ...
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cURL very long delay before starting download from ftp

I'm trying to write a script to download a file, convert it, then execute a program on the converted file. For some reason curl takes over 1 minute to start the file transfer. Command: curl ...
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monitor FTP folders

I will be running an FTP server ( most likely Filezilla ) on a windows machine. There will be 10 to 20 clients sending multiple files during each session. Is there a program that will monitor these ...
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FTP how to delete empty folders (only)

I need delete (automatically, recursively) lot of empty directories on server (there are non-empty dirs too). I have FTP access only (no SSH etc.). Exist some client, which can do this? Preferably ...
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exclude directories from ncftpput

I've got a .bat file with this command: ncftpput -R -u username -p password host remote/directory *. Basically, I want to not upload the following directories: libs/Smarty/ public_html/images/ ...
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raspberry pi. listening for command from servers

I have a raspberry pi that is attached to the same network as a few servers. Now I want to monitor these servers in a really basic way. I have written a program which does some checks on the server ...
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File open as read only from ftp server

im not sure if this has been addressed before but here is the case: I have a remote ftp server with some files on it. when connecting to this from an windows XP pc it all works fine. But from a ...
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Windows connect to FTP over SSH tunnel

I need to secure connect to my disk in home server from Windows computer where I do not have administrator rights. Windows support FTP and WebDAV. WebDAV support is strange... Windows 7 support only ...
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WINSCP: task scheduler not working but is working when executed from winscp console?

I have been trying to run a task scheduler named "Backup" that downloads the specified file from the FTP server to my local directory. When I executed the command manually from the winscp console it ...
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Upload the whole directory with ftp from command line [duplicate]

I've got this .bat file: ftp -s:commands.txt commands.txt: open www.domain.nl username password cd path/to/upload/to/ prompt how can I now upload the folder where I ran the .bat to the server? ...
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Why might one computer not be able to connect via FTP?

In my office we have ~12 computers on a network, connected via a TP-Link switch to a D-Link router to the local utility's ASDL service. We are a heterogeneous environment of wifi and wired ...
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FTP not working on FreeNAS

I'm trying to set up some client user accounts for FTP access to our FreeNAS server. SFTP works, but FTP does not. E.g., I created a user client, with home folder /mnt/raid-5x3/alpha/ftp/client1 ...
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Trouble Connecting to FTP Server on Android Smartphone

I do hope that I'm asking this in the correct community; the question, I think, has mostly to do with network topology. I'm trying to use FTPuse to setup a volume letter to my Android smartphone, but ...
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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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sFTP works on my new file server running Ubuntu Server - should I install an FTP server (e.g. vsftpd)?

I recently installed Ubuntu Server for the first time followed by LAMP. My plan is to have a separate computer to host my websites. So, next step I wanted to allow for FTP uploading. I'd heard of FTP ...
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TP-LINK 1043ND more secure FTP

Is it possible to connect to that router's attached NAS via something else than FTP where password is sent in cleartext? Is there some firmware that makes some other type of more secure connection?
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FTP File display works in filezilla, but lists blank in other apps? (Centos 6/vsftpd/ssh)

So had to basically re install entire server, lost everything, but I am trying to add this one script that has a custom installer that uploads the FTP files directly through its self extracting ...
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Apache+mod_ftp - how to set up FTP without altering “/” directory?

I have a WAMP on Apache 2.2 configured, up and running, now I have to add FTP functionality to it. Apparently the only solution that's available without compiling is mod_ftp, and good thing the server ...
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windows ftp that auto connects ftp://user:password@domain urls?

I'm setting up an intranet based app for managing a LOT of client domains (in the thousands) with each site having its own FTP account. As the operators will be dealing with clients over the phone I ...
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Second FTP Server On Subdomain [closed]

I've my own domain name that I'm trying to set up with two FTP servers. (I have two totally independent FTP servers I want to be able to access.) I set one to run on the standard port, 21, and the ...
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How to create super sftp user has access to all other sftp user folders?

I'm trying to create a super sftp user that have access to all other sftp user folders. For example, we have sftpuser1 with home folder /home/sftpuser1, sftpuser2 with home foler /home/sftpuser2, now ...
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Failed to open stream: No such file or directory

I have made a backup of all archives from ftp, deleted them all them copied all folders to the same place. Now I got this error: Warning: require(/../private/shADMIN/fuel/app/bootstrap.php): failed ...
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FTP user permissions Ubuntu

I have a question about ftp rights on Ubuntu. I want to give a user only permission on 2 or more directories. The user may only see this directories. What file do I need to edit and what do I need to ...
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How to connect Data Acquisition System to a Laptop and laptop to a server with Ethernet cable?

Our research group is involved in a continuous monitoring of a structure and we have a data acquisition system (DAQ) and a laptop deployed on site. DAQ is connected to the laptop with an ethernet ...
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Can't connect from winXP in Virtual Box to ftp on my linux host

I've try to connect to my host system (which is Xubuntu) that run ftp server, ftp://10.0.2.2/ I use default ftp built in WindowsXP: error (I only have Polish version): Wystąpił błąd podczas ...
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Qnap NAS FTP server connection timeout when trying to transfer file

I just got a new ASUS router and am having trouble with the FTP service on my Qnap NAS, that had previously been working great on the old router. I can connect to the FTP on the internet-facing IP ...
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How to create user and set chroot jail using FTP?

I'm using an vsftpd server. I'd like to place a list of user in chroot jail in a particular folder. Referring to the configuration file, when a user is in the */etc/vsftpd.chroot_lis*t file and ...
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Any ftp clients, have both windows and mac version, can do comparison and allow user to set something like “excluded-file-list”

Is there any ftp client program, better have both windows and mac version, which can do comparison, and allows user to set a "excluded-file-list"
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web interface for server-to-server file transfer [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to transfer files between two servers. I currently ssh into one server and use rsync inside a screen session to initiate a transfer from the other host. This works, but I'm ...
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Raspberry Pi as server - stuck with users and groups

I just installed an apache2 server with php5 and mysql on my RPi (Raspbian Wheezy). I followed this tutorial: tutorial link Everything went well, even the file transfer via FTP (FileZilla). I ...
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Active FTP connection is timing out

I am troubleshooting an issue with the ftp connection from a specific client to the server. Set it to passive mode is unfortunately not an option. I am using ncftp in debugging mode to test the ...
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chown: changing ownership not permitted, even though running as root

I managed to configure my Raspberry Pi as an FTP server with ProFTPD. The only problem is, I can´t upload and rename files and Windows Explorer says: 350 File or directory exists,ready for ...
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Home FTP storage

Now i have a router Asus RT-N56u and a USB Disk (Samsung M3 portable) for my daily website backups. I am doing compressing with tar for every site folder then sending it via NCFTP to my home usb disk. ...
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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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Connection to FileZilla FTP Server Works, but Fails Directory Listing

I am trying to set up a local FTP server in my house. Whenever I connect to the account on the computer that hosts the server, everything works, but when I try connecting on another computer, the ...
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Can I have CuteFTP only synchronize today's files (or synchronize each file once)?

So every week or so I get a new file on my server, and I want it to automatically be fetched from my server to my laptop. CuteFTP's synchronization function does this nicely. However, I want to keep ...
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How to configre router and server for FTPES access?

I'm trying to access my ZyXEL Media Server from an external network. FTP connection works fine, but I cannot establish a working FTPES connection. Active mode won't work, and the client tries to fall ...
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NAT - FTPS (Error : Failed to retrieve directory list)

I have setup ftp server (Ubuntu 13.04 / Picuntu 4.4) using vsftpd. The plain FTP works perfectly fine. In order to secure the connection, I added ssl encryption. The server accepts the login ...
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sync folder via ftp - one way only

I use the software FLING, which makes me sync my local folder on my PC to my web site via FTP. But now i've found a new software, goodsync. How can I configure it so that when a file in a local folder ...
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Symfony2 app deployment on FTP server

I need to deploy symfony2 app on ftp server. I know I have to copy all project files here (or maybe there are more solutions)? Question is, how can I create doctrine database scheme? sorry for dummy ...
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Downloading from FTP using wildcards on Command Line

We access an FTP site that has files on it, saved daily with the date in the form YYYYMMDD. What I am trying to do is run FTP in the command line to download all files with YYYYMMDD in them. Currently ...
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Directory used for FTP server (vsftp) anonymous user access

What will be the directory automatically generated for FTP anonymous access on the ftp server (Ubuntu linux vsftp )machine ? i.e. where is it located ?
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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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FTP connection suddenly stopped working

I was working on my server one minute, the next minute for what appears to be no reason at all, i can't connect to any of my servers via FTP. I've been trying for 4 hours so far to find a solution. ...