IIS FTP Troubleshooting-Week 48

You can find this week’s video here.

This lesson covers ways to troubleshoot IIS FTP. When it works, it works well, but if you run into issues getting an FTP account working it can sometimes be difficult to resolve. This video will help you understand some helpful tricks and it will walk you through ways to isolate and resolve the issue.

Over the last five weeks we’ve been looking at IIS FTP. See the list below to jump to a specific FTP topic.  This week we explore some troubleshooting techniques and review the following FTP connectivity stack.

  • DNS Resolution/Network Connectivity
  • Firewall Access (Passive/Active / Secure?)
  • IIS Bindings
  • Authentication
  • Authorization
  • Isolation Mode / File paths
  • NTFS Permissions

There were two external resources which I referenced. They are:

This is now week 48 of a 52 week series for the web pro and it is the final of a 5-week mini-series on IIS FTP. The five weeks include:

You can find this week’s video here.

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