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From: Barry Carlson <>
Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] Cannot Connect to freepages to upload
Date: Sat, 30 Aug 2008 10:27:06 +1200
Jeff Piper <> wrote:-
On Saturday, August 30, 2008 9:23 AM (UTC+12)
>I am using Vista Home Premium with FireFTP
> When I try to connect to upload the log shows
> 220 (vsFTPd 2.0.5)
> USER jeffpiper
> 331 Please specify the password.
> PASS (password not shown)
> The QUIT and it keeps retrying.
> I'm connecting to users.freepages.rootsweb.com and am in Passive mode.
> Using Filezilla I get
> Status: Resolving address of users.freepages.rootsweb.com
> Status: Connecting to 126.96.36.199:21...
> Status: Connection established, waiting for welcome message...
> Response: 220 (vsFTPd 2.0.5)
> Command: USER jeffpiper
> Response: 331 Please specify the password.
> Command: PASS ******
> Error: Connection timed out
> Error: Could not connect to server
> Status: Waiting to retry...
> Any solutions welcome
You are obviously using the correct Password, otherwise you would get 530
I have just tried the Freepages server using FileZilla and the Passive Mode
connection is working correctly. It would seem to me that there could be a
connection/timing issue between you and the server. Possibly just a
temporary overload on your ISP.
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