homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.226.213.228
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Become a Pro Member
Visit PubCon.com
Home / Forums Index / Microsoft / Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/9/10)
Forum Library, Charter, Moderators: bill

Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/9/10) Forum

    
FTP Timing out
FTP with New Windows XP SP2
sam678




msg:1569145
 10:21 pm on Jun 28, 2006 (gmt 0)

Ever since my Windows XP updated certain updates about 4 months ago I was unable to transfer my files,they kept timing out.I tried using FTP programs and they all had the same problem.I tried everything, disabling firewalls,Using Passive mode, Using Port Mode,Binary,etc... I have a second computer which runs Windows 98 and when I tried to to FTP it worked just fine and fast.There was a document about this on the internet about "packet loss" or something similiar and the information mentioned that the New computers had that problem unlike Windows 98.There was something I had to change but I forgot since I've lost that information.Does anyone have an idea of what I'm talking about, thanks:)

 

bill




msg:1569146
 12:06 am on Jul 6, 2006 (gmt 0)

Welcome to WebmasterWorld sam678!

It sounds very much like you have the Windows XP firewall enabled. Try disabling that or any other firewall you may have in place and see whether the problem resolves itself.

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / Microsoft / Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/9/10)
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved