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

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Cannot install WordPress ($_POST is empty)

I am trying to install WordPress on my site under http://example.com/blog. What I did so far is: Download and unzip the most recent version of WordPress Upload the contents of the wordpress folder ...
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Why Telnet protocol uses only 1 port on server while FTP uses 2 ports

I got this question in a job interview and I had no idea what to answer. Can someone please help me understand it? Why does telnet protocol use only 1 port while the FTP protocol uses 2 ports on the ...
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Do you need ftp access to build/administer a wordpress account

I just installed wordpress for a new website for our company. The person that will be building and maintaining the site asks for FTP connection data. While I have no real reason not to give it to him ...
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I keep failing to upload some large files through filezilla to some sites. Why?

Happen only to some account Happens only on some big file Doesn't happen in other account on same server Others try to do so on some account with no problem. This is the error message Command: ...
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FileZilla sees fewer files than File Manager?

I am trying to download a directory with a large amount of files (6,003 to be exact) all PNGs. When I download them via FTP using FileZilla I only get 4,308 files. This is the same whilst browsing ...
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Ftp not working in passive mode in filezilla

When I try to connect to my server using passive mode in filezilla I get "421 3 users (the maximum) are already logged in, sorry" error I increased the maximum number of connections to 8 , even then I ...
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How to quickly resume broken FTP download of 500k files?

I have about 500K files (~250GB) I need to download off my server. I have attempted to download all of them several times but for some reason, my Win7 computer keeps restarting over night. This could ...
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FTP connection problems on one site for me only

I am a website programmer and I access many sites through filezila ftp client. All of a sudden, since yesterday, I have been for the most part unable to connect to just one of my sites -- I get a ...
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Windows FTP support directory download?

I would allow direct downloading a file tree (or folder, whatever) directly from my website. I will explain a bit more. My webhoster use Windows server 2012r2 and all websites are made with IIS ...
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FTP with TLS doesn't work, nor can I change port in pure-ftpd

I have been having problems with my ftp server that I have tried fixing for over a week now. My configuration: I am running Raspbian on a Raspberry Pi. My ftp server is pure-ftpd, and I'm running ...
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FileZilla does not open conecction, Putty does

This could be a silly question. Im getting an error when conection to a server through filezilla. Connected to domainx.corp.pre.corp Error: Received unexpected end-of-file from SFTP server Error: ...
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Windows console FTP - Display username

Is there a way to get the my username when logged into an FTP client via Windows console ftp.exe? Scenario: I've connected, logged in and successfully and have done a bunch of transfers/etc. I have ...
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FTP timeout to web host

Macbook pro 10.9.5 regular web host (cPanel) router firewall set to low machine firewall off proper login credentials Filezilla/Cyberduck Telnet to 198.252.106.222 21 does not connect FTP ...
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Is it possible to assign an editor to edit remote files through FTP while on Windows 8 Explorer

I have a remote VM that runs Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS. I installed on that remote machine vsftpd. Therefore I can access folders and files on that remote machine through FTP. My goal is to make my life ...
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Is there a way to view remote hidden files through FTP in Windows 8 explorer?

I have a remote virtual macgine that runs Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS. I installed on that remote machine vsftpd. Therefore I can access folders on that remote machine through FTP. My goal is to make my ...
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Cant access PS3 FTP via LAN through router

I can't access the FTP server on my PS3 through LAN from my PC (PC - Router - PS3). WiFi FTP access works fine. The router is a TP-LINK TL-WR740N running on dd-wrt. Setting up port forwarding and ...
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How do I download/copy 15,000 folders from an FTP server to local machine on Windows?

I want to download around 15,000 folders not files from an FTP server to my remote drive. I have FTP software but it’s time consuming to do a batch transfer with it. So I am looking for a command ...
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Filezilla timeout after 20 seconds of inactivity

After changing my dlink router with a Netgear d6000 I'm no longer able to connect to ftps via filezilla. The settings for ftp connections remained the same but after connecting to the server, ...
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How to list ftp directory through html

So i finally got a brazilian free hosting provider to host my files but when i type the my URL in the browser it says "PAGE NOT FOUND". Id need to edit/create a "index.html". But thats not what i want,...
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Is there a program for Chrome that lets you upload files to an FTP server?

I am using notepad++ and have been trying to upload files to my ftp server. I am getting exceedingly frustrated by not being able to do this. Whenever I click connect, I see the following output ...
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Why my Android FTP server is faster than on PC?

I am programming a little program in C#, and I am testing it with uploading a file to FTP server, on my Android phone I am using Ulti Server app and on my PC (Windows 8.1 x64) I am using Xlight FTP ...
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Connection Refused on Mac via FTP

I have MAC OSX 10.9.5 and I'm new to FTP connection on Mac. I couldn't find a clear list of reasons that I cannot connect to a server. The server is running but when I try to connect through FileZilla,...
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FTP is corrupting files since a few days

Since a few days, every ftp upload I run corrupts files over a certain size, mostly after 400 - 500 lines of code, the file breaks, starts all over from the beginning, and then after a few lines ...
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File getting corrupted when uploading with Filezilla

I have been using Filezilla for a long time, but this morning something strange started to happen when i upload from local to server. When i upload file using Filezilla files are getting curropted. ...
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Access only specific folders via SFTP

I have a VPS running Ubuntu Server 14.04. Here's a selection of my directory structure: / home/ my_user/ var/ www/ wp-content/ themes/ ...
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Download multiple files from ftp server with bash script

I have 2 or 3 FTP Servers where our hoster puts database backups each day. Since he only keeps one, I was orded to write a bash script for downloading alle database backups every day so we have more ...
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FTP: wildcard downloading

I am trying to download a file with name ending with *.csv The problem is complicated by the fact that this *.csv contains in directory of unknown name: eg. Sometimes it would be 2015->Date 29:10:...
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eacces - permission denied filezilla window 7

I am receiving the EACCES Permission denied Could not connect to server. while in my ubuntu system i am able to connect Status: Connection attempt failed with "EACCES - Permission denied". Error: ...
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Is there a (convenient) way of keeping the newest files within a certain storage constraint (eg 100GB) in sync on a remote system?

So, here is the use case: I want to sync my most recent movies from my local NAS to an USB stick attached to a remote Raspberry Pi (running openelec and acting as media center). In detail this means: ...
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Can I get throughput speed from WinSCP Script?

I see that when I run my script, it outputs the throughput while it is downloading, is there a way to get the total throughput speed of the file after it has been downloaded? My Script: WinSCP.exe /...
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Filezilla external ip mismatch error

I was trying to connect to my server using filezilla today and got the following errors: Error: The data connection could not be established: ECONNREFUSED - Connection refused by server an on the ...
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How to recover a replaced file via FTP? [closed]

I’m developing a website, and I replaced a file (.css). I did it wrong. How can I recover this old file? I only have FTP access.
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Server external acess security

I’m setting up my own home Raspberry Pi server/NAS and I’m looking to be able to access outside the home network. This has however prompted me to rethink the whole setup. I have an external HDD ...
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How to access a computer remotely?

I am a beginner in terms of my computer knowledge. Recently I have been finding the need to log onto my girlfriend’s computer and was wondering if there were any good methods. Just to be clear—it is ...
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How do i establish a filezilla connection to my windows localhost?

I have downloaded Filezilla Server and FileZilla interface itself. I am having problems when trying to connect. Can you please guide me on how to precisely connect to the FileZilla server on my ...
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Minix 3.3 FTP connection via VirtualBox

I'm using Virtualbox 4.3 to run Minix 3.3 under my windows 7 installation... I have this file that I need to copy from windows to Minix. I searched around and I found out that FTP would be the way to ...
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Using Windows FTP client behind strict firewall

There is a software that depends on Windows ftp.exe to transfer files. Problem is, the computer that runs it is behind a very strict firewall, it does not work with Active FTP. Windows FTP only works ...
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How do I edit files in network locations in Windows 10?

I added a network location in Windows 10 as FTP (something like this tutorial: Setup an FTP disk in Windows Vista and 7. I can access all the files, but I can't edit them like other files in other ...
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Filezilla can't connect with TLS on one domain name

I've two websites: one hosting by OVH, and I have no problems with connection with Filezilla (I can use FTP connexion with TLS) one another not hosting by OVH, and when I'm trying to connect with ...
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Access other user's folder via FTP

Before buying NAS, I try to use FTP to transfer data from the office to my home. The computer at home has two user; the first one is called user and the other one is called admin. The FTP server is ...
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Cross-platform Download Manager for Windows and Fedora [closed]

I'm looking for a software that can be used for downloading files in different Internet Protocols (HTTP, HTTPS, FTP). The software must be able to continue downloads even if the computer has been ...
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View the size of a directory with filezilla

Is there a way to see the size of a directory and all it´s content with the Filezilla client? In my case I want to see the size of a complete WordPress installation (themes, plugins, uploads, backups ...
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Using ppp0 via VPN for everything but ftp

I have an ubuntu server I use to wget certain files from the internet via a VPN. I have set the VPN up using PPP0 and currently adjust the route like this: sudo route add default ppp0 Everything ...
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Set the default owner of uploaded files by a user via FTP

When I upload files, the owner gets set to my username but the group gets set to "psacln" I would like it to default to group "developers" of which i am part when I upload a file by FTP Any idea how ...
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FTP Not Working with Mobile Tethering

I am not able to connect with my FTP Client (Filezilla) using mobile tethering. When I try to connect to my website, it says connection timed out. However when I use my sister’s phone for tethering, ...
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Prevent file from being accessed as it's being uploaded

If I were to upload a large file to a FTP server, does that file appear immediately in the destination file system and could it potentially be accessed by another party before the transfer is complete?...
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Filezilla locks itself and cannot move through folders for a few seconds

I am getting a strange error in Filezilla and it has been ocurring for the last months. When I connect to a server I can move files, delete files, etc perfectly. However if I leave it on the ...
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Access FTP from outside the LAN

I've a Centos Server. If login via the private IP while in the LAN, I can connect to FTP. If I try to login when outside the LAN, I receive a timeout error. iptables is not configured, so it shouldn'...
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FTP connection error: INVALID COMMAND EPRT

I'm trying to get a connection to my FTP server but I can't. So, I checked what's happened on my network and I got this error message : INVALID COMMAND EPRT What does it mean?
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FileZilla uploads are not atomic

I've been using FileZilla for a while now for FTP stuff, and while it works great almost all of the time, there is one major flaw I've found: If I upload a changed file, and a user of my site happens ...