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

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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 ...
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Is SFTP without keys still better than FTP?

I have a question regarding SFTP and security. Is using SFTP without keys, still more secure (eg. encrypted) than plain FTP?
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Downloading a site through ftp

I need to download a large set of files of a cpp library from a site. I was thinking about using ftp, but i'm not to familiar with ftp. This is the site. ...
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curl with ftp URL works for SSL, but ftps URL doesn't: unknown protocol

I compiled and installed ProFTPD on my Mac for testing purposes and generated self-signed SSL certificates because I want to test ftps. When I do: curl --ftp-ssl-reqd --insecure ...
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ftp command line client: Filter by source file date

How can a command line ftp client do something like this: ftpapp.exe /upload /passive /sourcefiles=c:\dir\files*.zip /sourcefiledate=<dated within last two hours> /<dest server, server ...
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Teamviewer without GUI or alternatives for using just the remote IP

I usually use the computer of the office from my house through TeamViewer. Today I realized that the only reason for do that is because I need to connect to the ftp server in the same network. I'm ...
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Chrome: Quicker way to download files from FTP server

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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How to chown directory for multiple users?

Specs: Running Centos 6 64 Bit I am trying to chown a directory for all users on the VPS, aswell as for apache. But for some reason I can only have either apache, or just the users. I tried doing ...
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What's a reliable command-line Linux app for SFTP uploading?

I have to upload a large number of files via SFTP. I need a command-line app to do this on Linux CentOS 6. Yes, I've searched on Google and haven't found any that are reliable. I tried to use scp ...
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FTP Upload Corrupting PDF

I have a 100kb PDF file that we'll call Test.pdf. I'm using FTP to put Test.pdf on my website. However, the PDF is corrupted when it arrives on the website. So as a diagnostic test, I ran: $ ...
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How to keep open an FTP connection?

I connect to a remote webserver from my home machine using FTP. However, if I don't do anything in FTP for a minute or two, the remote server closes the connection. Consequently, I have to do some ...
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Filezilla client disconnects immediately after receiving hello message

I've recently installed FileZilla server on my desktop, and a client on my laptop, both latest versions. When I try to establish a connection in my local network, everything works fine. However, ...
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Filezilla connection - port blocked?

Since this morning I am unable to make a update with many files (i try to update the piwikinstallation, requires me to upload about 24mb). After a while, filezilla gets the answer from server, that ...
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FTP Url issue on Mac mini

We have a few Mac mini OS x 10.8.5 Mountain Lion machines. One machine is not able to load ftp URL on browsers. Checked terminals (command) also but it is not working. We have tried firewall and ...
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Can port forwarding setting of router be effective if dhcp is disabled and ip address distributed by other device out of my control

I want to set up a FTP server in my office computer. I know that I have to forward port 21 and I could handle that in my home network. But in my office computer, the router before my computer has ...
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550 Permission Denied for new VSFTPD user

So I have had numerous searches in Google as well as here on Super User. None of them are properly addressing a solution and if so, they aren't related to my issue exactly. root works fine, but I ...
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Different upload speeds on client and server - calculating upload time on the client side

Example: Client (my side) upload speed = 10Mbps Server upload speed = 5Mbps If I connect to the server (let's say using FTP) and try to upload 300MB file The only things to consider is the upload ...
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How to download files in ftp using phpstorm

I recently started connecting to my server using PHPStrom, and I can send files(upload) to the server just fine, but after having searched and searched, I can not find a way to download files from ...
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FTP connections stack up even though number of simultaneous connections are limited to 1

I have a big problem with using FTP. When I try to transfer a large amount of files after a little time I get the error: 421 Too many connections (8) from this IP In FileZilla, I have set the ...
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How to enable multiple connections to my ftp site

I created a FTP site using IIS to share data. Multiple users or multiple downloads are not starting. It is one download at a time. Only one user can download a file while the others have to ...
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ClickOnce - network location and FTP location

We have a ClickOnce application. Currently all our users are on the local network, so it's perfectly OK that the publishing location is X:\example\ Soon we will have some people at another location ...
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Connecting to server via NFS with different (external) IP addresses

Is it possible to connect to my FTP server via the NFS protocol (my server is running Linux) from another computer outside my internal network? I have set it up in the past to use my LAN IP 10.0.0.X, ...
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FTP is not working in one my client machine?

I have setup FTP in IIS. It is working on all machines except for one client who is complaining that FTP is not working. When he opens FTP via a browser, he is not prompted to enter his credentials.
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Isolate FTP site with different users on different folders?

I have a simple FTP site, let say on C:\FTP. Now I need to give permmission to UserA on C:\FTP\UserA and give perm mission to UserB on C:\FTP\UserB. I need to make sure that these access are isolated. ...
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FTP server connection is refused when connecting through VPN [closed]

I'm trying to connect from my laptop with Windows 7 to a server running Windows (I don't know the version). The VPN connection is established by the Cisco AnyConnect client. I need to modify files ...
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FileZilla (or OSX app) to SFTP after SSH authentication

Basically, I have to SSH to what I assume is the firewall of my job, then from there i SSH to another server to do my work. My problem is I want to be able to move files back and forth, like ...
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Dreamweaver FTP on Mac access to AWS Instance

I've searched for this but haven't had any luck yet. I'm new to Mac so bear with me pls! I have Dreamweaver on PC accessing my instance on AWS for ftp through the bitvise client which implements an ...
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How to configure apt-cacher for ftp

A few days ago i set up an apt-cache server. The clients are configured to use it as a proxy. This is necessary because we usually use ftp (and i also feals "cleaner"). So my apt.conf looks like this: ...
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Filename encoding on Mac OS X Mavericks FTP service

I was trying to transfer some files from my Windows 8 machine to Mac OS X via FTP (don't ask why everything else failed, but it did - in every piece of software for file transfer computers don't see ...
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No longer able to access Centos 6 VPS the “normal” way?

So I still yes do have access to the serial console stuff but I am really limited on my options now. I did numerous things before I had rebooted my VPS so I really can't pinpoint what I did to cause ...
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Windows 7 - Google Chrome messed up my FTP settings

I accidentally installed Google Chrome, which came with an Adobe Flash Player update. I didn't need another browser as I already have Firefox, so I uninstalled Chrome. However, this seems to have ...
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Why does my FTP client hang

Why does my FTP client hang when trying to download files from my web server? It usually hangs on a .js file. For the first time today, it hung on an image. I'm using passive mode. The files I'm ...
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ftp error `530 Permission denied` on Redhat Linux System

I am using right username still I'm getting the below error on my Redhat Server: [root@server2 log]# ftp localhost Connected to localhost.localdomain. 220 (vsFTPd 2.0.5) 530 Please login with USER ...
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Set up write permissions for VSFTPD user

I have a raspberry pi microcontroller with VSFTPD running on it, I am trying to write files to it but keep getting permission denied errors. I have the vsftpd.conf file setup correctly I have: ...
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Ubuntu FTP Server - Hetzner

I have an FTP Backup Server in Hetzner with details Backup Server: u*****.your-backup.de I am trying to connect to it through my ubuntu server using command $ ftp u*****.your-backup.de and i see ...
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Why was I able to connect with SSH2 to an SFTP server with gFTP?

I'm learning Linux and on Windows when I used Filezilla I would connect using the sftp protocol. I noticed gFTP didn't have the option so I tried SSH2 and set the port to 22 and it worked. Why did ...
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Where to place private key for Magento (PHP)?

I created a Magento extension that uploads file via SFTP to one server using a password authentication. There's another server I need to upload some files to, but using an asymmetric key (RSA) ...
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FTPS versus SFTP versus SCP

I would like to know exactly what the difference is between the following protocols: FTPS, SFTP, and SCP. For instance Unix has an scp tool, FileZilla offers FTP and SFTP, whereas JetBrains PhpStorm ...