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    FTP connections not releasing after task completes

    I am having issue where my web editor application makes the connection to cPanel ftp application but idles forever and never disconnects itself when file transfer is completed. I talked to web editor developer and they said cPanel is somehow keeping the connection active and alive so I am...
  2. SuperBaby

    I created a limited FTP account. Possible to access File Manager via a browser?

    I created a limited FTP account in WHM. The username is [email protected] The user can only access a particular sub-directory. Is it possible not to ask my client to install FTP software? Is it possible to access the FILE MANAGER via cPanel (login from cPanel's login page)? I tried to do that...
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    FTP account doesn't show FTP address

    So I created an FTP account but nowhere can I see the actual FTP address, which isn't that helpful. How do I know what the FTP address is??
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    FTP 550 Error with Pure FTP

    We recently added virtual users to Pure FTP that are able to connect seamlessly to the server. However, now we are seeing 550 errors for 'real' FTP users (not virtual). Thoughts? The folder permissions are set to 0750 and user:nobody for public_html. Anything else we should look at? FileZilla...
  5. PeteS

    SOLVED FTP port resetting to default port 21

    I use a non-standard FTP port on all my servers. Let's use 6021 as an example. I have all my FTP clients configured to that port as well. I recently set up two new servers. I changed the bind in the FTP config file to 6021 and I opened port 6021 in the firewall and restarted both. I verified...
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    Received certificate chain could not be verified

    Hello, for some reason i began receive this error when i try ftp connection. I haven't touched the FTP settings for many months so I think some update may have caused this. Has anyone gone through this? If yes, how to solve? Best regards.
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    How to Use FTP with Static Port ?

    Hello, We are using OVH Firewall so we are unable to enable the Passive Port 49152 : 65534 over OVH Firewall So is there anyway we can able to use an static Port for FTP Connection so we can whitelist that Port on OVH Firewall
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    Cannot use FTP on EC2 instance

    Hi all. So I have 2 x AWS EC2 instances, both running WHM/cPanel, and both set up identically (or so I thought) following this guide: Launch an AWS™ AMI™ Instance | cPanel & WHM Documentation On one of the instances I can access each account individually via FTP no problem at all. However on...
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    FTP disabled but still have access via SSH key. Is this the expected behavior?

    I wanted to disable access to FTP using password auth and only have access via an SSH key. I've setup an SSH key for FTP access and disabled local FTP server. This appears to be exactly what I want but it's a bit confusing. I would have thought that disabling FTP would not allow access via SSH...
  10. 000

    very out date documentation cPanel FTP

    when we go to https://docs.cpanel.net/knowledge-base/ftp/how-to-edit-ftp-server-configuration-from-the-command-line/ we can read: but directory not exists. then you can see: please: from what FILE we can enable 60 connections FTP from same IP ? (class room) thanks
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    FTP account or restrict a folder from files being deleted or uploaded?

    Hi, my goal is restrict ftp users so they can download but can't upload or delete files. I worry setting that up will stop my file transfer plugin. What happens is files are uploaded to WordPress media library and are auto transferred to a cPanel program folder. $destinationDirectory =...
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    FTP Stuck retrieving directory list

    Good evening, When I try to connect through FTP to one of my domains, the connection get stuck on "retrieving directory list", it only works if I set FTP connexion to passive. I need help to connect normally.
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    Unable to connect server using new FTP account

    Hi, In Cpanel, we created new FTP account to access the server files. We are using WinSCP for the server file access .But,We are facing two issues. They are, 1)Below error message displaying in the popup window, while we trying to connect.(This occurs in some systems only. Able to connect...
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    Deleting MySQL tables via FTP

    I have dozens of tables that I would like to just delete entirely; they're just old log files that I have backed up a dozen times, anyway, so they're just taking up space for nothing. Do I absolutely HAVE to drop them one at a time manually (which is going to take foreeeeever), or is there a...
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    SOLVED FTP Server required to use SFTP ?

    Experimenting with WHM backups -> Additional Destinations -> Destination Type SFTP Does an ftp server type need to be selected in WHM -> FTP Server Selection on either souce or destination servers [or both servers] to enable a successful backup SFTP transfer? Or is the SFTP server process...
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    Changing FTP Passive ports

    How to change the FTP Passive ports from 49152:65534 to some other values ? I'm getting some sort of attacks on those Ports so let me know the recommend way
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    are danger "shadowserver.org" ? (they loged into my server FTP?)

    hello, this means 184.105.247.196 (scan-15.shadowserver.org) loged into my server: [[email protected] ~]# journalctl --no-pager | grep 184.105.247.196 Jun 20 12:42:14 pepsi pure-ftpd[12804]: ([email protected]) [INFO] New connection from 184.105.247.196 Jun 20 12:42:15 pepsi pure-ftpd[12804]...
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    can somebody explain the reasons behind a FTP brute force attack ?

    Hello, This morning i noticed allot of cphulk emails about brute force attempts on my FTP server no biggie cpHulk did it's job and blocked them all but i'm trying to understand the reasons behind such attacks.I mean suppose the attacker (which where different ip's in a /24 by the way) get's...
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    FTP lockdown

    Hi We have a customer that has a handful of ftp accounts that are setup with a home directory of a particular user. From our testing, it seems that the ftp users are jailed to that directory. This is good and desired behavior. However, we have a request from our customer to keep the ftp...
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    Filezilla settings to transfer file before changing DNS ?

    Hello, I am going to transfer my affiliate boutique via FileZilla. However I haven't pointed the DNS to the destination server yet. How shall I set host and login to make sure I can send the files to the destination ? Tanks in advanced.