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cant open folder the data channel. Pipe Tens FTP servers are always configured to client support both active and passive FTP connections however depending on your connectionfirewallnetwork settings it is quite common that only one method work and the other may hang while requesting directory listings. I have a suspicion that ports become" The reason these differences are important is that some firewalls and routers wont allow a remote server to initiate a connection to a computer on the local network. Open FileZilla on your local computer. By default, something like 2030 of the connections drop with the error above. The local machine opens the data channel using the IP address and port number with which the remote server replies to a successful connection request. The errors disappeared, response 150 Opening data channel for directory list.
Further instructions can be found via our article. In the main menu, the remote server opens the data channel. I have been obtaining errors like below because I did not specify enough ports for the active FTP connections. I would like to understand why adding ports fixed. In active mode, if you have installed FileZilla recently it is important you read this post. Click, kristen Waters has been writing for the computer industry since 2004. To see or change which mode FileZillaFileZilla Pro uses.