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ftp:ie_with_pureftp [2009-10-08 14:32:45] (current)
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 +====== User FTP Access using Internet Explorer and Pure-FTP ======
  
 +With newer versions of IE and Pure-FTP, users do not have the ability to simply type [[ftp://​domain.com/​|ftp://​domain.com]] into their browsers and get a login prompt with a username and password field. The default functionality now is to assume anonymous access, and in most cases this is disabled for security purposes. To achieve the desired functionality mentioned previously, a change needs to be made in the Pure-FTP configuration. In /​etc/​pure-ftpd.conf add (or change it yo "​Yes"​ if it exists) the following:
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 +<​q>​BrokenClientsCompatibility Yes</​q>​
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 +{{tag> pure-ftp how-to}}