Commands of FTP Command-Line Tool on Windows

Q

What commands can I run interactively with the FTP command-line tool on Windows?

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A

Once you started the FTP command-line tool on Windows, you can run the following commands at the ftp> prompt:

!               Escape to the shell
?               Print local help information
append          Append to a file
ascii           Set ascii transfer type
bell            Beep when command completed
binary          Set binary transfer type
bye             Terminate ftp session and exit
cd              Change remote working directory
close           Terminate ftp session
debug           Toggle debugging mode
delete          Delete remote file
dir             List contents of remote directory
disconnect      Terminate ftp session
get             Receive file
glob            Toggle metacharacter expansion of local file
hash            Toggle printing `#' for each buffer transfer
help            Print local help information
lcd             Change local working directory
literal         Send arbitrary ftp command
ls              List contents of remote directory
mdelete         Delete multiple files
mdir            List contents of multiple remote directories
mget            Get multiple files
mkdir           Make directory on the remote machine
mls             List contents of multiple remote directories
mput            Send multiple files
open            Connect to remote ftp
prompt          Force interactive prompting on multiple comma
put             Send one file
pwd             Print working directory on remote machine
quit            Terminate ftp session and exit
quote           Send arbitrary ftp command
recv            Receive file
remotehelp      Get help from remote server
rename          Rename file
rmdir           Remove directory on the remote machine
send            Send one file
status          Show current status
trace           Toggle packet tracing
type            Set file transfer type
user            Send new user information
verbose         Toggle verbose mode

 

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