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

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FTP error 530 Permission denied?

I get an Error 530 Permission Denied when I try to access an FTP server on my LAN, even though user&pass are correct. I get 530 when I FTP to it from the same machine, and from another machine on ...
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FTP BAT file - Windows Scheduled Task

Is it possible to create a scheduled task in windows, that connects to an FTP site, and downloads all the files and folders within the root directory (or specified folders in the root directory) - 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 (S)FTP to hidden server?

Not sure how to phrase this exactly. I have a school web server which I have to access to sshing to one server, and then from there ssh to another. Is there anyway I can set something up to bypass the ...
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Is there any “command line gui” for file transfer?

I love aptitude's gui on Debian. I like how you can select with + and de-select with -, hit 'g' and download, move up and down with j and k ( vim style ). I'm wondering if there are any command line ...
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Keep FTP folder synchronized with Windows folder

I'm trying to get my Continuous Integration system working from start to finish in the dev environment. Unfortunately, the last step after publish is copying the folder to an offsite server which I ...
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Map ftp servers as network drives in Ubuntu Linux

I'm a new Linux user, just switched over from Windows. I've got a couple FTP servers I connect to on a regular basis through sftp. I was wondering if there was a way to, as we say in windows, map them ...
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What is the way to use FTP and Notepad++ (without using its build-in FTP or a FTP client like FileZilla)?

I use Notepad++ for more than 2 years now, and there's only 1 thing that it needs for me to be perfect: a actually-working-ftp-plugin. It has an FTP plugin, written by someone that meanwhile left the ...
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ReadyNAS Duo - FTP home network connectivity issue

I have a ReadyNas Duo that I recently purchased and configured on my local home network. I'm an AT&T DSL subscriber using their default 2701HG-B Gateway (2Wire) wireless router. Basically, I have ...
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Which lightweight HTTP or FTP Server is good for simple file transfer? [closed]

This question is a followup to How to copy files to an untrusted computer?, as there doesn't seem to be a dedicated app for this purpose, I am now searching for a http or ftp server as an alternative. ...
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Force curl to download an empty file

In a bash script, I am using curl command on linux to download files from a FTP server. The command I am using is the following (the information about the FTP server connexion is stored in a .netrc ...
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Enabling FTP on Ubuntu

How do I do that? I don't have a clue where to start?
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Why doesn't Emacs FTP work for certain sites in Ubuntu?

This is really confusing me, because however much I search I don't seem to be able to come across this problem on Google. I'm trying to edit files on a web server using Emacs Ange-FTP on Ubuntu. I ...
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Uploading PHP files with FileZilla in binary mode sometimes result in error

This is related to the issue where downloading files in Filezilla results in \r\n\n newlines. The answer suggests downloading then in binary, which works. However, there is a problem uploading which ...
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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 FTP servers handle rename to an existing file?

How do FTP servers normaly handle rename to a file that aready exist? That is, will the existing to-file be overwritten or will I get an error? Is there some specification about how FTP servers should ...
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Graphical FTP client for Ubuntu

I want a GUI-ish (and not command-line only) FTP client for Ubuntu. Any good you can recommed?
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501 Sorry, but I won't connect to ports < 1024

501 Sorry, but I won't connect to ports < 1024 What does this mean? All of a sudden I can't FTP to anything.
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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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Redirect user to dir upon SFTP connection

I have an FTP user which i log in into the server via SFTP and a key file. Right, lovely, works like a charm. Now, by default the user logs to /home/ftp which is not cool. I'd like to know if there ...
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Syncronizing files over FTP

I need to syncronize files in my computer with server to which I have only FTP access. So I can't use rsync (that would need at least SFTP, but the only channel available for me is plain vanilla FTP). ...
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Concatenate files over FTP

I have a list of files on an FTP server that I would like to concatenate remotely. They are quite large, so I would prefer not to download them. The reason I'm in this situation is because I ...
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Sync folder with FTP in OS X

Are there any tools bundled with OS X which can assist me with automatically synchronising a folder with an FTP site? I have CyberDuck but what I am after is automation.
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Why is TFTP 'PUT' failing on Windows 7?

I am using Windows 7 RTM, and things are running smoothly for the most part. My Windows 7 installation is the default, out of the box configuration. I am using the standard TFTP utility available ...
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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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How can I make FTP work smoothly in VirtualBox?

My host is OS X and I'm running Windows 7 as guest in VirtualBox 3.0.4. Network in NAT-mode. Having problems with FTP transfers. After a while (20-30 files) the transfers drops in speed and finally ...
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KDE's dolphin for Windows [closed]

I like using KDE's Dolphin on Linux. Two important things that it can do are: Open FTP and other locations like regular folders, including opening files for editing Split the explorer window into two ...
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Concurrent FTP access

How does FTP servers handle concurrent access to the same file, i.e. if one user is updating a file while another is reading the same file? Should I be worried about getting corrupt data? Is it ...
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Free program to sync folder with FTP? [closed]

My business partner has a lot of files that he needs to sync to our website's private folder so that I can download the changes. We really need a good tool that can keep these sync'd. I have tried a ...
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How do I make Emacs remember my FTP logins (on Windows)

I've followed the instructions here on making a .netrc file to store my FTP logins. I don't know where to put this file though. I've tried it in various places, but Emacs doesn't seem to recognise it. ...
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I've just started to use a new modem, and now all my FTP clients won't work

My old modem just died, so I borrowed a friend's, and I put it in between the router and phone line, logged into it, setup my own login credentials .. and away she went. It was working fine for ...
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Any good ftp client for a 9'' netbook? [closed]

I currently run FileZilla client but it's too large to fit the screen correctly. Any suggestion?
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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 computer,...
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From within telnet (putty), can I download a file to my computer?

I generated a key for use with SSH (Subversion) on my Unix server, and I need to download the key. I tried to use an FTP program but the folders are hidden i.e. /.ssh/ Can someone download them ...
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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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FTP “PUT” fails from Virtual Machine, but not host PC: 504 Command not implemented for that parameter

I have an FTP Script I'm using to automate a file transfer. The transfer works fine on my PC (XP SP2), but when I try and run it on a VM on my PC (XP SP2), the "put" commands gives off: 504 Command ...
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What's the point of ASCII mode in FTP?

Why is there an ASCII mode in FTP, which is prevalent in today's software and FTP implementations? Why not just always use binary regardless of the data?
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What are the basic steps to set up an FTP server?

I have been trying to setup an ftp server in windows XP. I would like to know about its configuration. What domain/Ip should I use, so that other system on internet can connect to it. Please provide ...