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

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How do you set a file on a webserver to allow auto overwrite capability

I have a Foscam IPCam that snaps images every 30 minutes and will auto upload them through FTP to my website. I specify the name so it should copy over an existing image and replace it with the most ...
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Some files/directories are not listed by ProFTPD server

I just inherited a WordPress site that a client had half-developed by another web developer. The site is hosted on a Strato dedicated server and has got a Plesk installed on it. I just made an FTP ...
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Create additional FTP and/or SSH accounts for developers through cpanel/WHM interface?

I hope I'm asking this question on the right stack site. I can easily create a new system user in bash by logging in as root. But I know that cPanel "likes" you to use their interface to do things, ...
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exclude files when uploading via ncftp / ncftpput

i found a well working solution for my server setup thanks to this Question: Syncronizing files over FTP Now I have only NcFTP available on my Webserver http://ncftp.com/ncftp/doc/ncftpput.html and ...
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nope connected by filezilla, but cannot get list when connected by linux CLI client

I built FTP server by VSFTPD, on Raspberry pi, and Inside NAT. Surely set port-forwarding and, it perfectly functional when I connected by filezilla. But, I can't execute LIST(dir) when I connected to ...
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After entering UserName/Password FTP server is not responding?

I have set up a Azure VM with Windows Server 2012 R2. I have also setup IIS 8.5 FTP server there. When I access the site using localhost url in the same server, I will get UserName/Password prompt and ...
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Automation of a process on daily basis by transferring File(whose name with DATE stamp) from server

"Fetching data from server by FTP command" is not a problem. But to fetch the today's file from the server ,whose name is Like(BACKUP20141210) and if it presents in a folder with previous dated backup ...
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SSH new file/directory group write permission different than FTP etc

I am a non-root user on our Linux (Debian) install, and the file/folder permissions on the existing files in my home folder are -rw-rw-r-- and drwxrwxr-x for directories, and if I log into SSH ...
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Can you reload a file from the server in Notepad++?

In Notepad++ I am using the NppFTP extension and would like to be able to reload the file from the server. There is an option to reload from disc, but that does not get any changes that someone else ...
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Secure FTP Port between Filezilla and Godaddy

I recently upgraded to Filezilla 3.0.x I am getting "filezilla error: Failed to retrieve directory listing godaddy" errors from Filezilla which i believe is because of a blocked port on my firewall ...
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Squid - Block FTP Upload

I have a working Squid. Now I'm trying to block FTP Uploads. Downloads from FTP servers should work. Is there a way to set such ACL's? Greetings Florian
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lftp mirror mode over hftp/proxy not working

When I connect lftp over an http proxy using hftp and try to use mirror mode, no files are transferred. dir and get work fine. Mirror mode works fine when I connect directly. Here is the script I ...
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Server admin can't ftp in but anonymous can

I am using server 2008 r2 and iis 7.5. We have a default ftp site configured and anonymouse users get in fine with read only access. I can't get any domain users or even the domain admin in. I need ...
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FTP does not work properly when connected to OpenVPN

I am connected to an OpenVPN server and would like to list all files on a FTP server. ftp> ls 500 I won't open a connection to 10.125.1.20 (only to 31.x.x.100) ftp: bind: Address already in use ...
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Tor+Filezilla(FTP): 'Error: Failed to retrieve directory listing'

I have a domain on NameCheap. I want to upload some files using Tor and the staff said I could use Filezilla. I configured it by setting up a FTP proxy in Edit-->Settings and then added my account ...
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Fastest way to upload a file? via FTP or POST?

I have a file around 1-50 MB. I want to upload it to my server (website). In my website I don't need to log in, all I have to do is send $_POST informations directly to the main page for the file to ...
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Revoke access with specific private key to an EC2 server

I have converted my PEM file to a PPK file and I can successfully connect to the EC2 through Putty or FileZilla using the private key. Lets say we have a scenario: I request a new PEM and give the ...
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Why can I not establish an SSH/SFTP connection from my Windows 8.1 computer?

I'm on a windows 8.1, 64bit machine. I cannot get a connection vis SSH or SFTP. Yesterday I was connecting without issue. I have tried using: Aptana, WinSCP, Putty and FileZilla. I cann connect to ...
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Why isn't my FTP server saving files properly?

I'm using Notepad++ with it's FTP functionality to edit files on my local machine. I also have FileZilla server running on my local machine which I am connecting to. I know this is a strange way of ...
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Why do upload speeds require time to build up?

When working on a remote server, I notice that when uploading small files (let's say 0.1 - 0.2 MB) I get significantly slower transfer rates than when uploading larger files (1MB +). It seems like ...
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FileZilla FTP server provides a help to commands even before user authenticates

I have a Windows 7 computer running FileZilla server. I was reading my logs a while back, and took note of an odd excerpt which I do not understand. 199)10/28/2014 23:07:57 PM - (not logged in) ...
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Windows FTP - skip file if it already exists

I have a little script in Windows that opens up a connection to a web server and downloads all the files using mget. However, the mget constantly downloads the files even if they already exist. Is ...
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SFTP over VPN - Can upload but not download

When I'm working from home I need to upload/download files using SFTP over a VPN to the remote web server. Without the VPN I cannot connect, which is correct as connections are blocked from unknown ...
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What is this Filezilla Connections Timeout setting for?

What is this setting for, please? (I'm not having much luck finding the documentation on it)
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Issue in using wget to get files from ftp - unlink:unlink: No such file or directory

I am using the wget to recursively download files from ftp server. I am using the following command. wget -r ftp://username:password@ftp.servername.com//path/to/directory/ .... Logging in as xxxxxx ...
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Move Files on Remote FTP Server

When connected to an ftp server with the Windows command line FTP client, is there any way to copy or move a file from one directory on the server, to another directory also on the server? Ideally, ...
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FTP tranfer is kept on hold

I've set up a PROFTP server on a CentOS 7 machine. And I am accessing it from other machines (with windows servers) to send files to it. I've created some rules to only enable to STOR files to a ...
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FTP - 425 Can't open data connection (Active Mode does not work)

I've researched this topic throughly as to what Active mode is and why I hit the infamous 425 Can't open data connection. error but after all the documentation and tutorials and forums on the internet ...
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Does Xampp come with an FTP client?

I'm using Xampp as my solution stack. I can see it has Apache, MySQL, Filezilla, Mercury and Tomcat modules. I need to upload some files to my web server so need an FTP client. Does Xampp come with ...
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How to schedule a connection via FTP to syncronize remote files with local files in my computer?

I needto schedule a connection via FTP to syncronize remote files with local files in my computer. I have a website and I need to sync the remote files with my local files in my computer. Best ...
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How do I set the FTP home directory of a certain user to the “root folder” in Ubuntu?

I have Ubuntu 14 with vsftpd installed in a VirtualBox. I'm using FileZilla for the client. Basically what I want is the user to have access (rw) to all the "base" directory (bin, dev, home, var, ...
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IIS FTP Folder Access Issues (550)

I'm trying to connect to our FTP on an IIS server and I'm having issues viewing files/folders. My manager is able to connect with no issues and it's been a long time since he set it up. We added a ...
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Cannot ping a computer but can ssh, ftp, http, etc. to it

I have a small computer that I mainly use as a file server, web server, and just general purpose server computer. It is running Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 LTS. This computer is at my parents' home while ...
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How to move files on a filesystem remotely without downloading and then uploading the content on the client?

I have a home server box set up running Windows 7 that is usually managed remotely (either from the local network or an external network) and there are often times that there is a requirement to be ...
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Unable to connect to FTP server (pure-ftpd) with SSL/TLS enabled

I have two machines inside my private network: one running Ubuntu 10.04 with pure-ftpd FTP server with SSL/TLS enabled, and another running Windows 7. I have configured my FTP server for SSL/TLS for ...
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How do I recursively put only certain file types from a linux server using ncftp

I want to upload only .mp3 files from my vps to a remote ftp. So, i tried out following code. But it does not seems to do the job. ncftpput -R -v -u "username" -p "password" ftp.ftpsite.com ...
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Batch File to upload via FTP - 550 Permission Denied

I am trying to create a batch file that will upload a single file by FTP every time it is ran. Everything looks good in windows cmd. I get past the authentication of user name and password and after ...
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FTP clients uploading random blank files (OS X)

I'm a web developer and a few weeks ago I started to see a weird issue when uploading files to a server via FTP. Some files, apparently randomly, are being uploaded as 0kb empty files. At first I ...
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Is it possible to set specific useraccess to an ftp on debian7?

Heyy guys, I want to set specific useraccess for my ftp running on an Debian 7. At first, let me explain everything: For a higher security I want to disable any logins (in the console and ftp) for ...
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Script to download files from SSH Server

Is it possible to create a script that follow the same commands FileZilla executes when connecting to an ssh server? When I login manually using FileZilla I get the following message for the ...
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Keep FTP in sync with local folder in Ububtu

I've been searching for about an hour and cant find what I want so i ask here. Is there a way, except mounting FTP as drive, in Ubuntu to watch the local folder for changes, then reflect those ...
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How can I know FTP-username and Password

I hired a freelancer to install my website to a new server. However, I don't know/remember FTP username/password any more. But I have username/password for linux-console. Is there some EASY and SAFE ...
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cronjob not uploading to FTP

i have a php script that should take a file from one web server and upload it on another, when i run the script through a browser it works fine. when i use this cronjob it doesn't upload. 51 14 * * * ...
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How do I create an FTP share on Mac OS X Yosemite and access it from Windows 7 via FTP?

I am running JRiver Media Client/Server on a Windows 7 Ultimate box accessing media files shared on a MacPro running Yosemite (can also run Mavericks). JRiver needs to be able to read and write to ...
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Access a router remotely using another router

I have a task in my hand. I have Bullet 2HP router that is directly connected to my computer and a Linksys router which has a Trednet antenna and is connected to another computer. I have to perform ...
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No ping to local IP from specific local IP only

I experience a strange problems with my computer which is connected to the internet via Router. My PC's IP is: 192.168.0.12 FTP where I want to connect: 192.168.0.15 with username anonymous and no ...
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“Server unexpectedly closed network connection” on trying to access FTP or SSH

I have a website which I could access the files and console using FTP (Filezilla/NetBeans) and SSH(PuTTY), until I saved some files using FTP on NetBeans, it refused to connect, and I couldn't access ...
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Running out of space on RAM after FTP'ing files for few hours on Linux

On my embedded system, I have an application running on Linux, which does FTP of a file which is 130KB in size and saves it on RAM, once every second over a LAN. I delete the files once I process ...
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Why is allowing root login via FTP( on cPanel) a considerable security risk?

I find it very convenient to administer my whole server by logging in as root. However, CSF tells me that it is a "considerable risk" to allow login to FTP via root, and other websites I googled ...
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failed ftp connection via file explorer. element not found

My ftp shortcut connection via windows file explorer fails but not via chrome web browser. The error message i get using the file explorer: "Windows cannot access this folder. Make sure you typed the ...