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Postby KittyBish on Sun May 29, 2005 4:57 pm

I was using FlashFXP on my old comic. I started a new comic recently, and now for some reason FlashFXP won't accept my password, even though it works through siteadmin, ect...

So now I have to find a new FTP program. Does anyone know some good ones? Preferably free, and if possible similar to FlashFXP. It took me forever to learn FlashFXP and I dread the thought of relearning a totally different FTP style. That and I found Flash worked really well for me.

I'll try anything though. Thanks.
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Postby Rianeva on Sun May 29, 2005 5:09 pm

SmartFTP is free for individuals, and works well for me. Easy to learn, too. If you use Firefox, you could use the fireFTP extension, but that has tended to get a bit flaky on me at times.
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Postby WingsOfIcarus on Fri Jun 03, 2005 3:32 am

Yeah, I was about to suggest SmartFTP also. I find it really easy to use.
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Postby Kaourika on Tue Jun 21, 2005 11:30 am

Hey Kittybish, did you get all of your problems with Philex sorted out? If so, I still think Philex is the most efficient, and easiest to use.

If you can't use Philex, I also vote for SmartFTP. It works very well. ^^
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Postby Kaourika on Tue Jun 21, 2005 12:48 pm

Whoops! Sorry, I didn't know this until now, but another good alternative: Siteadmin's FTP is working again.
http://siteadmin.keenspace.com:8080/cgi-bin/web-ftp.cgi
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Postby Gengar003 on Wed Jun 22, 2005 10:36 am

I use WSFTP_LE, but it's been discontinued... :(

I reccomend smartFTP with the rest of them, though.
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Postby Uncaringmachine on Sun Jul 03, 2005 10:03 pm

SmartFTP all the way!
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Postby Psychoticdesires on Mon Jul 11, 2005 12:28 pm

smartFTP is the best
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Postby Cope on Mon Jul 11, 2005 6:48 pm

Smart FTP, y'all.
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Postby TheGoobla on Thu Jul 21, 2005 2:17 pm

The command line.
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Postby Plothole on Fri Jul 22, 2005 2:19 am

TheGoobla wrote:The command line.
A tutorial perhaps?
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Postby Nicotine on Fri Jul 22, 2005 2:26 am

I use LeechFTP, it's very easy to learn to use, I think.
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Postby Rock_dash on Sat Jul 30, 2005 10:03 am

I use FTP Commander. It doesn't have a lot of bells and whistles, but it gets the job done.
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Postby Jesusabdullah on Sun Aug 07, 2005 3:13 pm

I didn't really like SmartFTP that much because I get "Dude, you should register!" messages, and those are annoying. Otherwise, though, it seemed like a good product.
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Postby TrajediJill on Thu Sep 01, 2005 7:55 am

I've used the following FTPS: CoffeeCup, Internet Explorer, Foxfire, FTP Commander, WSFTP_LE and Smart FTP and a few others I can't even remember.

Thus far I've liked CoffeeCup the best. However I'm too cheap/poor to pay money for an FTP so I only have CoffeeCup for 30-60 days after the new version comes out... I probably just buy it. So right now I'm using SmartFTP. I like it a lot, not as much as CoffeeCup, but nearly.

So I vote SmartFTP since you can use it LONG after the trail has ended and the one pop up you get asking you to buy it before it starts it trivial. Less then 2 seconds you've hit OK and enter the program.

But if you are having trouble signing in I would talk to the admins and make sure it isn't your account.
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Postby Chaoticcomics on Thu Oct 13, 2005 7:59 pm

I've just been using the explorer's Web Folder function for my ftp and Dreamweaver MX also allows for getting and putting files.

HEY! Stop booing and hissing! It works perfectly fine for me! I don't need bells and whistles! I just need something to add and subtract files!
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