Filezilla passive mode router setup
Mac and Windows
to be forwarded via your routerfirewall to the specific FTP server on your network. However, the next step is to allow FTP connections through the windows firewall. You need to tell FileZillaFileZilla Pro to use a specific range of ports uninstall for active mode connections. It then requests the server on the command channel to start listening on a port at the servers discretion rather than trying to establish a connection back to the client. FTP Control Port, it is open source software distributed free of charge under the terms of the GNU General Public License. A range of 50 ports should be sufficient in most cases.
Now save the new port forward configuration and exit. In active mode, click on the Advanced settings option. Press Use the following IP and type the servers public IP into the textbox. By default, it can be reached at the Edit menu. FileZillaFileZilla Pro asks the operating system for the machines IP address and for the number of a free port. Check Enable FTP over ssltls support ftps. The remote server opens the data channel.