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Tools to interact with a server via File Transfer Protocol. More information:

  • Connect to an FTP server:

ftp {{}}

  • Connect to an FTP server specifying its IP address and port:

ftp {{ip_address}} {{port}}

  • Switch to binary transfer mode (graphics, compressed files, etc):


  • Transfer multiple files without prompting for confirmation on every file:

prompt off

  • Download multiple files (glob expression):

mget {{*.png}}

  • Upload multiple files (glob expression):

mput {{*.zip}}

  • Delete multiple files on the remote server:

mdelete {{*.txt}}

  • Rename a file on the remote server:

rename {{original_filename}} {{new_filename}}