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Topic # 115418 25-Mar-2013 15:56
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I have finally gone to Win 7, however now I can not access a certain FTP site. On trying to connect, I receive a connection timed out error with FZilla, although there are no issues with another FTP site. Would this be settings on my side or theirs? Is this a known issue.

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  Reply # 786787 25-Mar-2013 17:29
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same app, same ftp site, same settings still works on prior version of windows?

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  Reply # 786791 25-Mar-2013 17:32
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kornflake.. maybe the ftp site is down??

What the site?



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  Reply # 786794 25-Mar-2013 17:38
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all the same, others can access it on the same isp as me

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  Reply # 786802 25-Mar-2013 17:55
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Contact the host. Maybe they are blocking your IP.

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  Reply # 786803 25-Mar-2013 17:56
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Firewall enabled blocking outbound FTP ?





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  Reply # 786823 25-Mar-2013 18:02
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Paste the exact error log from the ftp program.

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  Reply # 786926 25-Mar-2013 20:59
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if you are using 'standard' ftp the the site you connect to and request a file from will initiate a new connection back to you in order to 'send' the file. couple of things to try:

1. tell fzilla to try connect and transfer files in PASV (passive) mode instead
2. disable the built-in win7 firewall (or diable any add-on firewall software)


if (2) works, it might be better to try and configure your firewall and filezilla to use an explicit range of ports for DATA connections and open a handful of incoming ports on the firewall rather than disabling the whole firewall.




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  Reply # 794414 6-Apr-2013 22:26
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cheers all for your help, turned out i was blocked, unpaid account. Woops

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