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

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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. ...
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Increase connections to FTP

My setup is as follows: Filezilla server running on Win Server 2008 Will bond's Sftp for Sublime text When I want to sync remote to local it makes 5-6 connections when determining operations to ...
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Debian VPS server - backup

I'm trying to backup my VPS-server (debian 6) to new Router FTP server. Past (stable backup to my PC - windows FTP): I had backup of my VPS-server to my home-PC over Internet. I used "Filesystem ...
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Seting up a user account associated with an ftp provisioning service the most eligant way?

I'm in the midst of configure a phone system using FreePBX-Distro and things are going well, however seeing as I've run into a small issue and I have very little expertise in Linux I'm looking for ...
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Connect to local ftp server via wireless connection

I have created a local FTP server on Windows 7 and now I want to enable wireless feature on this FTP server. I want my clients to connect to my FTP via local wireless. How can i do this?
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lftp - mirror and wildcards

Is there anyway to use wildcards ("*") when using mirror command? I know there is a mget command, which is simply the same as get, but one can use wildcards with it. Is there something equivelant to ...
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vsftpd: 500 OOPS: could not bind listening IPv4 socket

I will use vsftpd as a ftp server. I did all changes on /etc/vsftpd.conf. These changes are (according to digitalocean): anonymous_enable=NO write_enable=YES local_enable=YES chroot_local_user=YES ...
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Cannot Execute FTP commands using ftp.exe client on AWS EC2 Windows Instance

I am trying to use ftp.exe from powershell for ftp connection. I can login to ftp server through credential but when I run any command it through "500 Illegal PORT command. 425 Use PORT or PASV ...
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Sending very big files to someone? [closed]

I want to sent 4GB+ files to someone, preferably directly. We are currently trying skype but this seems to not reach our maximum potential up/down speed by a long shot and is stuck at 172MB after 30 ...
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I uploaded a few big files with ftp and they're corrupted/incomplete

I used FileZilla to upload big files and I just left it there to do its things, I shouldn't have. Today I checked how it was going and apparently every upload failed at the end with an error like ...
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Allow writing into another user directory in ProFTPd

I just need specify for each user his directory like that: DefaultRoot /var/www user1 DefaultRoot /var/www/subdir user2 DefaultRoot /var/www/subdir2 user3 But I want user1 to be able to write into ...
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FTP suddenly failed to retrieve directory listing

I was using normally some of my FTP accounts, and tried some ways to upload files via command line. I based myself on this answer and something just like this question, apparently I couldn't make ...
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How do I automatically transfer files from Ubuntu (in VMWare) to Windows?

I am planning to transfer files automatically (by automatically, I mean without trigger from the user) from my Ubuntu (in VMWare Workstation 8) to Windows (not the VMWare's host so I can't use sharing ...
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FTP uploading issue on linux mint

I have just installed Linux Mint Petra 16 after trying more live distributions. The problem I am facing right now, is that I can't upload anything on any ftp server. The speed doesn't exceed 0.20kb, ...
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Mapping FTP folder LAN

I've old computer with probably Windows CE connected with LAN. I can view folder and files on old computer, by typing ftp://10.0.0.3 in explorer (windows 7). I'd like to backup folder DATA from ...
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Info on a specific site [duplicate]

As John asked here: How to mirror ENTIRELY a website with wget do you have to know the ftp username and password to download the entire site?
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Firewall setup for ftp traffic on Windows Server

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 which needs to retrieve some files through FTP from a different device. If I turnoff the firewall completely, the transfer is successful. With the firewall up, the ...
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Trying to automatically download backups stored on a virtual server using SFTP

I have a centOS WHM where I store multiple cPanels. I need to SFTP into this server and download the cPanel backups which over daily/weekly/monthly. I'll probably just grab the weekly backups. I had ...
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FTP server to show client progress

I have a situation where I need to show the progress of multiple FTP clients which are accessing the same file on a location X in FTP server. I need to show this progress from the server itself, not ...
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Cannot map a network drive in windows 7

I know there are many topics, all with same problem, but all the answers seem irrelevant. I have a ftp server/site and I am trying to map it to a drive in Windows 7... Whatever I type as FTP address ...
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What is wrong with this FTP server?

Trying to upload files to a web host and the FTP server seems awful. I keep getting the error Error: The data connection could not be established: ETIMEDOUT - Connection attempt timed out And when ...
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Ftp application to send files on Windows CE 6.0 [closed]

I'm trying to send files on a ftp server from Windows CE 6.0 on a Beckhoff industrial Embedded-PC. I know FTP.EXE exists on system such as Windows XP and 7 but on my Windows CE, I can't find an ...
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Can't connect to Windows Server 2012 on Amazon EC2 through FTP over internet

I have a Windows Server 2012 on Amazon EC2, with IIS FTP set up and working (through local IP address of the machine within EC2). However I cannot connect to it over internet. In firewall I have ports ...
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Eclipse FTP freezing after being idle

I am rather new to using Eclipse for working with Websites, so please if you need more information on what I am using just comment and I will edit it into the question. I did all this fun stuff to ...
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Can I use PSFTP to connect?

I can connect to a FTP site using FileZilla. It uses the FTP Protocol, requiring implicit FTP over TLS, username, password, and uses a passive transfer mode, on port 900. I am trying to find a ...
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Does FTP reserves full space at transfer?

I wonder, if FTP reserves full space and creates the file at once when trasfer starts or the target file is created only when upload is finished. For example: I have a server sending a file via FTP ...
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Why does changing IIS FTP root change web root also?

Just changed the FTP root directory in an IIS 7 site for a customer and it automatically changed the web root also. Changing the FTP directory back also changed the web directory too. Anyone else ...
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Problems trying to connect to website over FTP in Visual Studio 2010?

I'm currently trying to connect to a website over ftp in Visual Studio 2010. Unfortunately, Visual Studio takes about ten minutes to connect as it would appear that it is trying to walk all the ...
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VSFTP User/Pass not accepted

Hello I'm having a problem connecting to my FTP for a dedicated server that i manage through SSH. My host has installed VSFTP and it was working fine up until today. I have not changed the ...
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Multithreaded FTP from Batch File Windows

I need to implement a multithreaded FTP upload of all files in the directory of an FTP server. Presently the batch file uses mget and to upload changes uses an mput. This very slow. I was looking into ...
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proftpd, 530 Login Incorrect

I'm trying to set up proftpd to run some tests (not production, lab tests) and would like it to accept users and root user. According to the manual proftpd uses the system user list. However all my ...
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Linux symbolic links not showing in Windows over FTP

I have set up my Raspberry Pi as a storage server. It has a 2TB disk attached to it via USB and I installed ProFTPd to provide access to it. CIFS/Samba had too much overhead, eating away all of the ...
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FTP MS Server 2012r2

My boss asked me to update my knowledge in our work environment, however refuses to give me access to anything until I learn it. He wanted me to start with Server 2012r2. So I figured some things out ...
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Sending large files from Linux to Windows

I have been trying to send a large backup file (over 2G) from debian Linux to a Windows XP machine. I've had problems using CIFS, e.g.: Jan 16 11:39:58 debian kernel: [3205845.238084] CIFS VFS: ...
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Does wget always write FTP listings in DOS file format?

I am using wget to create an index of an FTP site (as in this question), and its ".listing" files are written in DOS file format (CRLF line-breaks) rather than Unix file format, which interferes with ...
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FTP client sends a wrong PORT command

I have a Windows 7 machine connected to 2 subnets, with IP addresses 10.0.0.241 and 172.17.240.94. On this machine runs a 3rd party java application that internally launches an FTP client session, ...
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can't connect to FTP server — disconnects after FEAT command

I'm trying to connect to an FTP server of which I do not control. WinSCP & FileZilla both do not connect. Here is a scrubbed down log: Status: Connecting to xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:21... Status: ...
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Give rights to a sub map on my domain?

Is it possible to safely give other people FTP rights to one or more sub-maps within my domain? I want people that know how to work with FTP clients directly upload to my domain instead of using my ...
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Tailing a File over FTP

I am attempting to access large log files on a remote server from my Windows desktop. I only have FTP access to this remote machine, not SSH access. At the moment, I'm using WinSCP to pull the entire ...
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Delay in FTP when transferring to a network storage

I'm having trouble with an FTP server, the FTP server is running on CentOS. The FTP server being used is VSftpd 2.0.5 ( I believe this is the default server that was installed with CentOS ). Prior to ...