Your best friend for file transfer.Fetch
Firewall blocking ftp access? (2 posts)
- Started 5 years ago by sergio27
- Latest reply 5 years ago from Jim Matthews
I am having trouble connecting to various FTP hosts from my work computer; only the 1 corporate server works, so i am assuming a firewall is blocking others? Also when I try checking for updates i get an error 407. Below is the FTP Transcript:
Connected to 188.8.131.52 port 21 (3/26/10 2:36:50 PM)
220 Check Point FireWall-1 Secure FTP server running on corp_hts_fw1_2
331 password: you can use password@password
200 password: you can use 'quote password' or Account command ('ACCT')
500 'SYST': command not understood
421-Access denied - wrong user name or password
I have tried a few various ftps and double checked all user names and passwords so I don't think that is it. Using Fetch 5.2 on Mac 10.5.
Thanks for any help!
Jim Matthews Administrator
It looks like you need to configure Fetch to use your network's proxy server. I would recommend asking the firewall administrator for help with this, as there are a number of different kinds of proxy servers. You'll want to go to the Proxy tab of Fetch's Preferences dialog and choose the right kind from the Proxy type pop-up menu.
Please let me know if you run into any problems.
- Page 1