Have you tried using
sftp? Also, if you have
ssh access, you can use
scp, which allows you to upload and download files. As
ftp is not encrypted, it is highly recommended you find an alternative solution.
$ scp path/to/local/file email@example.com:/path/to/remote/file # Download file
$ scp path/to/local/file firstname.lastname@example.org:path/in/home/directory # Download file in home directory
$ scp email@example.com:/path/to/remote/file path/to/local/file # Upload file
Whether you chose
scp is up to you, but it is highly recommended to use over
ftp doesn't support encryption.
rsync allows for more complicated syncing procedures, and can also utilize
You can set up your
.ssh/config to make this easier and look into setting up ssh keys as well.
Many servers nowadays do not support
ftp. Are you 100% sure that this server does? The ports are all filtered:
$ nmap -p 22,21 x10hosting.com
Starting Nmap 7.70 ( https://nmap.org ) at sometime
Nmap scan report for x10hosting.com (188.8.131.52)
Host is up (0.013s latency).
Other addresses for x10hosting.com (not scanned): 184.108.40.206
PORT STATE SERVICE
21/tcp filtered ftp
22/tcp filtered ssh
Nmap done: 1 IP address (1 host up) scanned in 12.73 seconds
Similar to debugging
ssh, have you checked the server's
ftp log to see if there are any details there?