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FTP Will Not Connect using FileZilla

I have recently not been able to connect with my FTP client.

It tries, but gets an error ......... Here is a snippet from the log window

Response:	220-This is a private system - No anonymous login
Response:	220 You will be disconnected after 3 minutes of inactivity.
Command:	AUTH TLS
Response:	234 AUTH TLS OK.
Status:	        Initializing TLS...
Error:	        GnuTLS error -15: An unexpected TLS packet was received.
Status:   	Connection attempt failed with "ECONNABORTED - Connection aborted".
Error: 	        Could not connect to server

Any ideas why? Or what the fix might be.

Thank you.

Super User III
Super User III

Re: FTP Will Not Connect using FileZilla

Hey there @Tempus.


Do you typically connect using your Domain name as the hostname? If so, try your IP address instead and see if that works. 

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Re: FTP Will Not Connect using FileZilla

I had the same issue. Had to turn off TLS in Filezilla and use basic ftp. Setting is in site manager


Re: FTP Will Not Connect using FileZilla

Thanks for the idea's so far, but they have no change in the connection.