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

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FTP Server can be accessed locally but not from other networks

I have set up an FTP server from microsoft IIS to communicate with some 4G cameras that I have placed in the field (that support FTP). Right now I am testing this server to troubleshoot why it doesn't ...
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FTP server maxes out at 4Mbit upload speed, despite the internet connection being 50Mbit. Why?

Server ISP connection is 50/50 Mbit fiber (verified with speedtests) Remote ISP connection is 100/100 Mbit fiber (verified with speedtests). Only large files are transfered (1GB+) All ethernet ...
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Not able to access any external FTP server from machines in LAN when Windows Firewall is ON on server 2019 as router [duplicate]

From server itself I can connect. From LAN machines connection to any ftp blocked. If I disable firewall on server - all worked. Server has two roles RRAS and file server. Other connections except FTP ...
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Want to keep remote folder synchronized with Windows folder [duplicate]

I transferred a txt file from remote server to windows folder using total commander ftp. The file in remote server gets updated every morning. However, the same file which i transferred to windows ...
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How to auto update txt file automatically

I transferred a txt file from remote server to windows using total commander ftp. The file in remote server gets updated every morning. However, the same file which i transferred to windows using ...
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Filename error for TFTP recovery for a damaged embedded device

I have a device that do not start, I connected it to my PC and launched Wireshark. As you can see bellow, the device is asking for a file ends with semi-colon called recovery; to be uploaded through ...
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Can I pipe a large file into ftp connection?

I need to create a very large tar file (25GB) and transfer it to another site using ftp. Rather than first creating the tar file and then transferring it, I wonder if its possible to pipe the output ...
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Why can I get a ftp file by navigation, but not through full path?

I an trying to download a file from an ftp server that is in a sub-subfolder. I could find in the expected place with FileZilla but my program (trying to download using the full path) gave an error ...
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Unable to access FTP using Windows Explorer [closed]

I've set up an FTP site on an AWS EC2 Windows Server 2022 using IIS. I can successfully connect using FileZilla, and can read and write using that connection. However, when attempting to access it ...
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Filezilla Server and Client Port 21 enabled?

I wanted to ask if it's enough when I enable the Port 21 on the Filezilla Server or if I also need to enable Port 21 on Filezilla Client? I set up Filezilla Server on my PC, added a User group with a ...
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Which ports to open on the firewall for this FTP client connection?

I'm using for the first time today https://github.com/veeso/suppaftp and I'm super happy. On my local machine everything works. On production machine it does not. On production machine there is a ...
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ftp client connects OK, login OK, but a 'list' command returns: Unable to build data connection: No route to host

I am trying to set up an FTP server on a Debian host (11.8). I'm using proftpd as my server. I can connect from the server host to the server (ie both server and client on the same host) ...
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How to Connect VPS via SSH/Putty to FTP and transefer file from FTP to VPS and then delete file

I have a vps (virtual private server) and web hosting control panels is Direct Admin and inner of that have wordpress, email and the backup of the each of that save in server, also another backups ...
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Dir-3040 ftp server buffer overflow

Originally posted on reddit Dir-3040 ftp issue Dir-3040 latest firmware 1.20b03 with ftp service up and running. Upnp,samba are off. Have no issues uploading small files to usb stick on usb2.0 port. ...
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Where does KNetAttach store connections?

I am trying to restore old ftp and sftp connections from old Kubuntu instances. They were set up using the "Add Network Folder" link in Dolphin which is apparently using knetattach to ...
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FTP Port redirect using OpenWrt router and windows clients

I'm having problems with FTP port redirection. I have OpenWrt device having two ethernet interfaces. The first one is in 192.168.1.0/24 network and there is another device with FTP server under 192....
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Is my FTP server being scanned/probed by hackers?

I just recently did a bunch of research on how to set up an FTP server (VSFTPD 3.0.5) and secure it to the point that I feel reasonably comfortable running it out of my closet and exposing it to the ...
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Can not connect to the FTP (hosting) - Windows - port 21 issue

Here is the weird problem I have. I suddenly can't connect to any of my 2 FTP (hosting servers) (port 21) through my Windows 10. It took me two whole days now, and I just can't find out, where the ...
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How to stop backup being deleted as soon as it is completed?

Duplicity full backup via ftp completes, then is deleted, all with no user action. There are 2 things I would like to know; is there anything in the information below that explains this problem? ...
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Error vsftpd ftp user could download file in any folder of linux server. How to restrict to only home/default folder?

In CentOS Linux server we have ftp software vsftpd, with this config in /etc/vsftpd.conf anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES local_umask=022 dirmessage_enable=YES xferlog_enable=YES ...
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ftp port forwarding (i've tried a bunch of solutions)

ASUS router page says When you set 20:21 as your FTP server's port range for your WAN setup, then your FTP server would be in conflict with TUF-AX3000 V2's native FTP server. Virtual Server / Port ...
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VSFTPD silently drops connection

vsftpd disconnects client after login without any warnings in logs, /etc/vsftpd.conf anon_mkdir_write_enable=YES anon_root=/home/[username]/Public anon_upload_enable=YES anonymous_enable=YES ...
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WinSCPSession error in parameter name 'HostName'. How it fix?

I created a script in WindowsPowerShell that sends files from the hard drive to an unsecured FTP server. However, I have an error problem that I don't know how to fix. I have Windows Powershell ...
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FTP access blocked despite rule opened

I am setting up FTP service on a Win 11 Pro machine. I enabled the FTP rules in Windows Defender Firewall as below: However, on a neighboring PC, I couldn't telnet to port 21. But if I shut down the ...
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Is there an FTP interface for Windows Explorer which uses "incoming" and "outgoing" folders?

I'm trying to support someone with queries about an old FTP server we have. On the server we have a directory specifically set aside, and various files are both read from and written to this directory....
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Firefox-esr do not connect to local FTP server

I'm learning twisted (python). After having started the FTP server on my Debian machine I tried to get (in the Firefox-esr browser) the list of the files. It had to be the list of files of "./&...
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Configuring vsftpd for anonymous uploads to a single folder

Im running a ftp server using vsftpd. this server is an anonymous public server with all the content on it only being able to be downloaded. I want to create a new "uploads" folder, which ...
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FTP software that tracks hashes of files uploaded last time to speed upload [closed]

Is there any FTP software (I currently use FileZilla on Windows) that hashes all files uploaded... so next time uploading a file os million files... it compares files to hashes and only upload changed/...
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lftp: How to list transfer size before (mirror) operation?

I have an lftp job that is going to transfer a large amount of data (30GB) to a slow remote FTP server. For various reasons, it won't work in one shot (which probably will take days anyway) but has ...
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Using FileZilla to connect to an unmapped HDD on home LAN

Two upfront confessions: I am a complete noob with this topic. I may have bought a sledgehammer to crack a nut, perhaps FileZilla is the wrong/too powerful tool. A lot of the relevant terminology I ...
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Cannot connect between 2 sequential public IPs

So far I've been unable to find any solution to this, so here I am. I have 2 different business locations that I am trying to get a connection between with both VPN and FTP. Both sites are with the ...
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How to enable root login on fedora?

I've followed this guide in order to install an instance of forem on digital ocean. Well, I've succeeded :) But the guide is using a key for login and I'm not able from the core user to access all the ...
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Why is pure-ftpd-postgresql not connecting to my PostgreSQL database?

I am currently trying to set up a pure-ftpd server with PostgreSQL authentication, but I am unable to get my FTP server to communicate with my database during login. For background, my setup consists ...
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How to run concurrent (parallel) downloads with lftp?

lftp supposedly supports downloading mutliple files concurrently using get -P: From the NEWS file: Version 4.8.0 - 2017-07-10 ... * get/mget/put/mput: add -P option for parallel transfers and long ...
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Ftp folder list recovery slow after changing internet provider

I've tried a few FTP servers connection and with different software, and they all have the same problem. The connection with the FTP server happens very quickly, but when I ask for the list of files ...
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Unable to connect to SFTP server using a Public IP address [duplicate]

I have setup a SFTP server on my Personal PC. I have started the service with the following configuration: # This is the sshd server system-wide configuration file. See # sshd_config(5) for more ...
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Issue while connecting a FTP server through public IP

I am using my personal PC to setup a FTP server. I have set with the following configurations: FTP config FTP site / folder settings is as follows: folder settings folder settings -2 I am able to ...
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I cannot connect to the special "Sharing Only" user that macOS creates with the sole purpose of sharing files

I am attempting to access the Sharing Only user via SFTP through my Wi-Fi but I get the errors on the pictures. I have repeatedly confirmed that my password and user names are correct. The apps I use, ...
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I cannot connect SFTP over a cellular data network

On my iPhone 11 Max Pro, I am having trouble establishing SFTP connections with the Koder app, the Files app, and the Readdle Documents app to connect to my 2021 Macbook Pro 13". The problem is ...
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SFTP Server Host on Different Network

I'm a noob to setting up servers, so please bear with me! This feels like it should be a simple answer, but for the life of me I can't find a solution anywhere I look. I'm going to be setting up a ...
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Pure-FTPD : How to make anonymous/ftp user allowed to rename and delete file?

I have some kind of problem. I'm setting up hobby local ftp server in trusted network. I want to allow anon/ftp user to able to delete and rename file, but after many attempt tinkering with /etc/pure-...
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How convert a folder to a signle file without compression and extra hard space

I have a server in another country with 5GB free space. In this server there is a folder with 60GB size. Problem is download this folder via ftp or http. In my area http is faster than ftp. As you ...
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Creating an FTP server with user isolation

I created an FTP site with IIS but when I try to set up user isolation (user name physical directory), I am not able to connect anymore and the anonymous authentication doesn't work anymore. The ...
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How to access my files on 000webhost

I've set up WordPress site at 000webhost(dot)com as pre-step to figure things out before paying for domain and hosting. It was fine for few days. Thing is, available storage and inodes filled their ...
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FTP: What happens if the file is modified while being uploaded?

I am wondering what would happen in that situation ? I tried to look online but could not find any clear answer. Let's say I have a huge file (few GB) that I want to transfert to a FTP server. I open ...
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Trying to download multiple files with curl, files does not exist error

im having issues with curl again i am trying to understand https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/243134/curl-download-multiple-files-with-brace-syntax but i do not understand it whatsoever the ...
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425 Unable to build data connection FileZilla, using windows 11 FTP command

sorry for constantly asking for advice. I am trying to download files from my FileZilla server using the cmd command ftp This does indeed work, when the ports are set to 21 i can access the server and ...
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How can I open files in a shared folder [duplicate]

I am sharing a hard drive attached to a Netgear router ftp://xx.xxx.xx.xx/shares and can access and do anything with the files in Windows 10 File Explorer except open them directly from File Explorer. ...
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How do i download all files of a certain filetype (.txt) in an FTP server with cURL?

I am trying to download all .txt files in an ftp server. The main usage or mission is to use wildcards, no specific file names. Download a singular file works with the following command: curl --user ...
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lftp how to upload everything new inside a folder but not the folder itself

I have this script in the a Pipeline: lftp -c " set ftp:ssl-force true; set ssl:verify-certificate false; open -u $FTP_USER,$FTP_PASS $FTP_HOST; cd remote-folder; mirror -R -e -v -n ./...
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