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Filezilla FTP Connection problem

Posted by Admin Blog on 07 11 2017.

Filezilla FTP connection problem is a common issue by passive/active port/mode. Below an example of the error as

Status: Resolving address of targeted-domain.com
Status: Connecting to xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:21…
Status: Connection established, waiting for welcome message…
Status: Initializing TLS…
Status: Verifying certificate…
Status: TLS connection established.
Status: Logged in
Status: Retrieving directory listing…
Command: PWD
Response: 257 “/” is your current location
Command: TYPE I
Response: 200 TYPE is now 8-bit binary
Command: PASV
Response: 227 Entering Passive Mode (xxx,xxx,xxx,xxx,xxx,xxx,)
Command: MLSD
Error: Connection timed out after 20 seconds of inactivity
Error: Failed to retrieve directory listing
Status: Disconnected from server
Status: Resolving address of targeted-domain.com
Status: Connecting to xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:21…
Status: Connection established, waiting for welcome message…
Status: Initializing TLS…
Status: Verifying certificate…
Status: TLS connection established.
Status: Logged in
Status: Retrieving directory listing…

after this filezilla retrying and retrying.

How to solve this issue?

Its very easy to solve this issue by save profile in Site Manager.
1. Open Filezilla
2. Go to File > Site Manager
3. Select profile
4. Select “Only use plain FTP (insecure)” as Encryption
5. Click OK

Now try to connect.

Filezilla FTP Connection Problem

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