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

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pure-pw error: Unable to open the passwd file: No such file or directory

I get this error when i want to run the following command: pure-pw list Unable to open the passwd file: No such file or directory I remove manually the folder /etc/pure-ftpd/ and I think this is ...
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FileZilla uploading folders but not the files within them

I'm having an issue where I'm unable to FTP certain folders to my server without losing the files in them. All of the subfolders transfer correctly, but the files won't transfer to the server unless ...
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How to quickly watch security camera footage?

I have an IP camera which records 10s .AVI video clips and uploads to my FTP server once motion is detected. So at the end of the day, I have hundreds of small video clips in my FTP. I want to ...
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FTP Not Connected - Can't input user credentials

I'm trying to download a file from a Linux server via FTP from Windows command line. I've successfully downloaded the file with FileZilla (same server, same file), but I want to do it in cmd.exe. ...
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How do I upload files using the command line on Windows?

What are the FTP commands for uploading files to a server using the Windows command prompt?
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Reading someones Minecraft server files using FTP [on hold]

so I'm having this fun idea: Is it possible to first retrieve a big minecraft server's IP address (by pinging the server's IP like ping play.cubecraftgames.net) and then when you have retrieved the ...
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Linux Command to list all FTP users in shell including the users created using vsftpd

I have created a few ftp accounts/users on my CentOS server using vsftpd. Now I would like know the username of that accounts using SHELL. I have root password to access the SSH. I have tried to find ...
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Why do Some FTP Clients not Connect to IIS7 FTP Server?

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Server with II7. I have installed the FTP Server. I can connect to it fine with Dreamweaver CS5 on my Mac. I can connect to it fine with Cute FTP 7 Professional on a PC. I ...
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Quicker way to download files from FTP server in Google Chrome

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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Copying a set of local files to FTP server

I want to copy a set of local files to ftp://124.30.124.230 (it will ask username and password). I want to do this work on 400 systems. I have planned to do this work by creating a batch file and ...
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how to solve root login to my server

In my IP I have a root user and respective password. Using this credentials, I login from ftp client. From last two days back, it was hacked by strangers and I cant able to login using ftp client, ...
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How to SCP from linux server to Windows client

I'm SSHing into a Linux machine using PuTTY and trying to copy a file down somewhere (anywhere) to my local machine. I figure SCP is the best candidate for the job but don't really care, so long as ...
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Getting FTP working on an Azure VM, connection closed

I'm struggling to connect to FTP on a new VM in Azure. I made a new Virtual Machine from the default image (Windows Server 2012 Datacenter) and RDPed into the new VM. I then enabled the Web Server ...
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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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Connecting to FileZilla FTP Server on XAMPP localhost with Dreamweaver

I am running XAMPP 1.7.4. I've installed the FileZilla FTP server and I'm running it as a service. I created a user and when I connect as that user with the FileZilla client, I have no trouble ...
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FileZilla successfully connects but fails to upload

From FileZilla, I can successfully connect to my webserver but attempting to upload any file to any location fails. Here is the log of that process: Status: Resolving address of mythofechelon.co.uk ...
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Connecting to FTP via the Linux command line

I need to upload files via FTP from the command line. I have this information: a URL, a username, a password, a port, and the fact that I am supposed to use passive mode. How do I upload a file given ...
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Does the “exclude files based on mask” option in Fling ftp actually work?

I'm trying to exclude a directory and some files from being copied to an ftp server but the exclude files mask is ignored. Has anyone had any success in using it?
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Hyper-V limited host FTP speed (to and from Internet) after creating External Virtual Switch

After running Hyper-V with Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 for more than 2 years, now that I upgraded my Internet connection to 200/200 Mbps, I noticed one strange behavior, and that's my FTP transfers ...
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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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How to index ftp server on linux (preferably using gui)?

Basically I'm using FileZilla right now but wouldn't mind to use any other gui. What I want is to index all directories and files in an ftp server so I can review them later (without the need of any ...
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How do I upload a file to an FTP server using a batch script?

I have created a batch file called FTP_automation.bat which contains the code below. SET MyPath=E\PGP\test_pg ftp open 142.245.30.165 21 TESTA9MS test11 binary put %MyPath% quit Pause When I am ...
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How to get rid of Filezilla connection timeout?

I have a problem with connecting to server with filezilla. First of all it sometimes can connect to the server but then I can't browser files because of the timeout error (adding more time doesn't ...
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Load Balanced SFTP Server

we have 2 Load Balanced web servers on Azure and I am trying to set up a load balanced SFTP connection for my client. I have tried doing this using a load balanced end-point on azure for SFTP but the ...
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Unable to login in FTP of ZPANEL after a new public ip is been asigned to Centos VM

I was using centos for my website which I deployed the VM from digitalocean.com .For domain management I have installed ZPANEL and the ftp in zpanel has been using for file transfer. Right now when I ...
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VSFTPD Refusing Connection Debian

Trying to setup VSFTPD to use with ShareX for file and image uploading. When checking on the status i get this root@vps:~# /etc/init.d/vsftpd status ● vsftpd.service - vsftpd FTP server Loaded: ...
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FTP setup error (from IIS) Invalid Application Pool name

I have Windows 8.1 and I want to set up an FTP server (home ftp server, not public). But when I Add an FTP site (from IIS manager), After complete setup, I get an error "Invalid Application Pool ...
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How to have a static IP to be listed as a user on a secured FTP?

I have to be given access to an FTP server which has rigid security policy. To be able to access it I have to send them my IP. However, I do not have a static IP. My host has a lot of IP addresses ...
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How is wget able to download an iso file when only iso.gz is listed under the FTP library

I hit a behavior of wget from FTP server (URL: ftp://foo.com/bar/...) that was unfamiliar to me. Can you direct me to some documentation or explain how is the following possible? If I wget the ...
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Command-line FTP function does not work

I am using Windows 7 and have multiple FTP client applications working without any problem. However, when I use command-line FTP, I can get connected, log in (after entering user name and password), ...
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What's the real security risk in VSFTPD of pasv_promiscuous=yes?

In VSFTPD, the default for pasv_promiscuous is "NO", and the man page indicates: Only enable if you know what you are doing! The only legitimate use for this is in some form of secure tunnelling ...
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How to unzip files via an FTP connection?

I have connected to my remote server via FTP and I got a directory listing. I have few zip files in the list. Is it possible to unzip the file (Ex: test.zip)?. If yes, what is the command?
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How to make shortcut to ftp site open in windows explorer not IE

Running windows7 i have a shortcut to an FTP site. When you make this shortcut and point it to a location like ftp://127.0.0.1/ it automatically defaults to opening in Internet Explorer. This is not ...
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Download contents of FTP site but only first 10 MB of each file?

I have an FTP site containing very large files scattered among smaller files. I want to download the entire FTP contents, but limit the amount downloaded for each file to 10 MB or so. So all ...
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Error while trying to connect to FTP server deployed on my Azure VM

I am getting the following error while trying to connect to FTP server deployed on my Azure VM. Warning: Selected port (18183) is not the default port (21) of the selected protocol. Warning: The ...
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Prevent Caching in Windows FTP (Explorer)

Windows Explorer's FTP functionality appears to be caching downloaded files, such that when I drag drop (to download) the same file again, it's not downloading the latest version from the FTP server. ...
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550 operation not permitted using FTP

I'm using FTP to manage some files on a site I run but keep seeing this (truncated) error log: Command: DELE calendarpermission.php Response: 550 calendarpermission.php: Operation not permitted ...
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Simple command to connect to FTPS server on Linux command line

I have an FTP and FTPS server where I can connect to easily with FileZilla. I'm looking for a linux CLI method. I thought lftp does it, but it seems weird. Is there another way? Here is the method I ...
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How can I get FileZilla to ignore folder or files (like .svn or CVS)?

How can I get FileZille to ignore folders or files? I don't want to upload my version-control info to my web-server! (question implied in a comment to another answer).
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How to tell which FTP directory I am in?

I received FTP credentials from my client to start developing a website I am working on for them, but I'm not sure what directory they gave me access to. It just shows "/" on the top of Transmit for ...
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FTP upload stalls at same point every time on FileZilla

On two different FTP accounts, I am having problems uploading files. I can login and see the contents of the dir, and start an upload. Using Filezilla the transfer seems to always stall at either 0.9% ...
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How to access to my FTP server outside and inside home?

I couldn't find out how to access my ftp server. I searched a lot on Google but I have not found anything useful. I configured my ftp server in Filezilla and eveything works fine but I can only ...
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Upload only modified files to FTP server

I want to upload files from my computer to an FTP site and I don't want to upload files that are already on the server. So I need a tool that finds out which local files that are different from the ...
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how to share my computer using ftp,i need to access it from anywhere assuming static ip?

I need to access my PC using ftp , how to do that? there is FILE Z but i can't configure it right any ideas , not necessarily FILE Z I tried shiftedit but i have no clue what is that windows7 basic ...
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FTP error 425 failed to establish connection

Getting "ftp error 425 failed to establish connection" when trying to connect to ftp server. Tried 2 ftp clients on 3 machines on same network and none work. However FTP works from home / mobile ...
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Windows 10 and Filezilla upload issue

For some reason, images that I upload to my website using FileZilla are not loading properly. I have tried resolving the problem by clearing my cache, reuploading the images, checking my code to make ...
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iptable rule to allow ftp connections between two networks

I have two machines, machine1 is configured with 192.168.1.0/24 network and machine2 with 10.10.0.0/24 network. I have dropped the communication between the two networks with iptables -P FORWARD ...
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wget for ftp using a password containing @

I am trying to get some files from my ftp server from the command line. I am using wget to download the whole folder at once. The command is: wget -m ...
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Why can I access my Raspi via ftp (FileZilla) even after stopping the 'vsftpd' service?

I've been fiddling with my new RasPi 3 and one of the first things I did was to setup an FTP server to transfer files between my Pi and my laptop via the local Wifi network. I installed the 'vsftpd' ...
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Is it possible to force wget to use one connection?

I'm trying to download about 20GB of data with FTP with my personal account (no scp available and tar-ing is not possible). I'm using the following standard command: wget -m ...