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

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Some FTP folders not visible to client

I ran into a very interesting issue today. In my directory I have: hearts laptops pets scaledBU spotlights Each of those are directories. I created these directories using FileZilla but they are ...
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Why are uploads maxing out CPU?

Some odd behaviour ... when sending / uploading files, my CPU usage goes to about 100%; Activity Monitor reports 'Kernel Task' as the culprit. I first noticed this when sending emails in Mail, but it ...
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FTP access stuck on FEAT command most of the time

Most of the times when I try to FTP to my VPS the log looks something like this: 27/06/2011 22:08:06 Stat> Connected. 27/06/2011 22:08:06 Recv> 220 Microsoft FTP Service 27/06/2011 22:08:06 ...
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On demand upload server

I'm looking for a simple application which will do something like Allow user to sign up for an ftp account -> ask admin for approval -> create ftp account for that user now it doesn't have to ...
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A Canadian in Berlin - problems with FTP and IP numbers - anyone have ideas?

Thanks for taking the time. My problem- I am a Canadian (with Canadian laptop) presently in Berlin. For some reason I am having repeated connectivity problems -- At my flat I cannot connect via ...
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Is it a virus on my PC?

Somehow sqlservr.exe launches cmd.exe (with very strange command line params) and ftp.exe processes on my PC, please see screenshots. I have already installed antivirus. What it could be, how to treat ...
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Cyberduck Replacement?

Now that I've upgraded my Mac OS X to Snow Leopard, Cyberduck does not work. What are some good replacements? I would like to have both ftp and sftp compatibilities.
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Ftp put breaks my gif ?

Using the following script, I upload gifs on my ftp server. The scripts seems to work, but when I tried to access the image in my browser they are broken. Any idea why ? #!/bin/sh ...
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Resume file transfers between 2 Windows PCs, no ftp

I'm looking for an alternative to FTP for transferring big files between 2 windows PCs. In this case; The local PC is windows 7 The remote PC is windows 2003 SBS Due to some problems can't ...
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Latest file from ftp server using wget or some other way

How can I download the latest file available in ftp server using wget. If I am using the below command it is giving all the files. wget ftp://id%3Apassword@ftpserver/dir/* Regards, Ram.
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Why can't I use my own ftp.exe?

I've been trying to configure FTP in Emacs22 on Windows XP, and I read here that the Windows ftp program wasn't up to scratch, and to replace it with this GNU one. That worked fine on my home ...
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How do I check the outcome of a ftp script with a bat file? [closed]

I have a .bat file that runs a ftp script, grabbing files from the server and copying them to my machine. Works great. I now want this .bat file to report if any of these errors occured. If you ...
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FTP and Notepad++

I've been using UltraEdit for several years now, but after upgrading to Windows 7, I decided to try out Notepad++ instead. It seems pretty similar and pretty powerful, but one of the best features of ...
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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 Server - Do you really need it? [closed]

I am going to ask what some might think as a silly question. When you think of any client - Browser, FTP, VPN, you automatically think/know that it must connect to a server. I am running a CentOS ...
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How can I get my FTP client - Transmit - to keep the file's modified date after a transfer?

Questions says it all. I've looked in site and app prefs, but can't find anything. Seems like a no brainer for such a nice FTP app, so I gotta think I'm just missing it. Thanks.
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Best alternative to Filezilla Client [closed]

I'm using Window XP. So I m not able to use Filezilla. Can anyone suggest the best FTP Software replacement for Filezilla? Free software preferred. Thanks
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Can't connect to FTP server: 425 Unable to build data connection: Connection timed out

I have a Windows 7 installed on my laptop. I installed VirtualBox 4.1.4 with Ubuntu 11.10. I'm trying to connect to my site via FTP but I got an error when I do ls: ~> ftp <my_site> ...
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I own an FTP server, and need port 21 open, how do I keep it secure?

I was wondering, because I need both my port 21 open on my router and my firewall for it to work, but then it seems as though it's wide open for attack. Is there any way I can keep it secure? Luckily, ...
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How to transfer files between a remote Linux machine and a local Windows machine?

I need to transfer files/folders between a remote machine running Linux and my local machine running Windows XP. I usually access the remote machine through ssh, and sometimes use VNC sessions. What ...
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How do I send raw ftp command?

I have a situation that I have to use raw ftp commands such as cwd, retr, size, stor, type, and rest. I found out that most of GUI based FTP clients do not support command line commands. Is there a ...
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How to login to ftp in one step?

C:\adc_ftp>ftp sysadmin:ftp@localhost <----Looking for a 1 line login like this Unknown host sysadmin:ftp@localhost. <---doesn't work ftp> bye This works but not how I would like to log ...
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Access AWS S3 via FTP?

Is it possible to access your AWS S3 bucket via ftp? I am currently using the AWS console to upload files but this is rather laborious as you cannot upload entire directories. I note that AWS does ...
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Which is faster/easier, SFTP or FTP + VPN? [closed]

I'm involved in a data warehousing project for which our clients need to be able to upload large files to our server. Our main concern is speed, since we're expecting to get several TB worth of data ...
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FTP with caching support

I am very happy with Filezilla FTP, but one thing that it lacks is the caching support of folders. I see that feature is in SmartFTP, but it's not free.. Are there any FTP software that supports ...
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GIT Commit to FTP Site

I am working on a project where I only have FTP control of the server. I am basically hand deploying changes from GIT commits to the server. Is there any way to automate this (without writing the ...
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Why I cannot use the 'size' command in FTP?

I made a screen shot of my operation as below on WinXP. As the remotehelp says,the size command should be implemented. But I got a invalid command. How can I fix this problem?
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Why after Accepting Ports 20 and 21 in iptables are they still closed?

I am trying to open the FTP Ports on my server. I have vsftpd installed on the server already. However I am unable to reach the server on ports 20 and 21 Somehow it is allowing me to access port 21 ...
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Mounting a TrueCrypt volume over FTP

Is it possible to mount a TrueCrypt volume file over FTP? Here's how TrueCrypt works with a local file: User inputs path to volume file, enters password TrueCrypt verifies that the password is ...
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NetBeans remote synchronization : failed to save file

I'm using NetBeans in a project, making use of remote sync to save both locally and to a FTP server. This feature works in other projects, but this time is failing when trying to save the file to the ...
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Upload from URL to FTP server

Ok, I have a tar.gz file somewhere in a web server. The link looks like http://abcd.com/abcd.tar.gz .. And I have an FTP server running somewhere. Now, to upload the file to the FTP server, Typically ...
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IS there an FTP tool that can search for a phrase in all the files in a directory?

Probably not, just need to clear up a question between me and a colleague. Wondering if there's an FTP tool that will search for a phrase within all the files in a directory.
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Deleting a chmod 0 file without superuser rights?

A PHP script accidentially changed the right flags (chmod) of a directory to 0. (No access to anybody, including owner). If I have no root access to this server, is it possible to delete the file ...
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Scheduled automatic FTP website backup solution?

I was wondering if there was a way to schedule automatic FTP site backup with any free or open-source software? Clients like FileZilla do not have an automatic backup (ftp download) option. Is there ...
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Downloading files with filezilla result in newline \r\n\n

This is one thing that has been annoying me for sometime. For some files, whenever I download them via Filezilla, and opening them up in Eclipise/Dreamweaver IDE, it will result in double line ...
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How do I change the .bash_history file location?

I'm running CentOS 6.x and want to move the .bash_history to a different location. The home directories of my users are (because I run a VPS) in /var/www/vhost/<domain>.<tld> which is FTP ...
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How can I get FTP/Remote Editing on Sublime Text on Windows 7 (open source)?

I really dig Sublime Text (replacing Ultra Edit for me), but not being able to edit files remotely kills my workflow. I've tried all kinds of things like syncing over ssh, rsync, etc., but these all ...
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Filezilla: Ask for a directory at login

At work we have a large website - I "own" three directories. I am wondering if I can have only two sites in the site manager in Filezilla, but after supplying a password, it asks which remote ...
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How do I get a very simple VSFTPD server working?

I'm running Arch Linux with kernel 2.6.35-ec2. I've got the most recent version of VSFTPD installed and running. Here is its log file: anonymous_enable=YES local_enable=YES write_enable=YES ...
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Is there an FTP client for Windows 7 with a text-based UI? (not text-prompt based, like ftp.exe)

Is there such as thing as a text-mode FTP client for Windows 7 ? By 'text-mode' I mean one that runs in a CMD.EXE window as opposed to a Windows GUI application. It also needs to be something along ...
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FileZilla - resuming downloads?

I have to download a 15GB file from my client's system using FileZilla. However the download looks like it will take a very long time, more than one day. Can I resume the download after restarting my ...
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What desktop app can sync Amazon S3 with an FTP folder?

What I'm trying to do is migrate large files off my web site to S3.
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How to upload files using command line in windows?

Hello what are the ftp commands for uploading files to server. Using windows command prompt.
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Using psftp to upload and download files

Hello I am trying to upload and download files from my desktop to my server. Now after some search I did download psftp. I used to use filezilla earlier, but I cannot install it on my desktop due to a ...
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Default installed ftp client on windows

I am distributing a product that allow some access using FTP. I am looking for a simple way to connect to that service from the most generic Windows box. Installing an external ftp client, makes the ...
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Install web server on my NAS

I've bought some months ago a LaCie 1TB NAS, that works fine for home use. However, I'd like to have a bit more control over it, and install at least Web Server, so that I can host some PHP pages... ...
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FileZilla passwords

I have quite a few FTP sites saved in FileZilla, however I want to use different client now. How can I see the passwords saved in FileZilla so I could transfer them? OS is Linux (Ubuntu 9.04) if ...
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Possible Hack with FTP - What are the solutions?

I was reading the FTP rfc and hence had this idea. Suppose there are several public ftp servers that allow anonymous user login. I open a control connection on port 21 to each of these servers. Now ...
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How to Make Cyberduck Open Directly into an FTP Server

I recently setup an FTP server and would like Cyberduck to open it directly when it opens. How can I do this?
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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 ...