I checked and rechecked my user name and password (that I was entering it correctly) at least 10 times, to no avail. Open source or not, why would an update render a program useless (if only temporarily)? (2) Opened Site Manager, switched Encryption from 'Use explicit FTP over TLS if available' to 'Only use plain FTP (insecure).' Sites now connect without problems. Thankfully, after much effort and prayer (it is a business website I was trying to update) I found that I was able to go to my server page for my website and update from there (using the same user name and password I had been using in File Zilla, which would not work). I would expect the new release to have been tested first, which is what has always happened every time (given that File Zilla has never been an issue) I think. If you would like to change your host, our professionals will assist you with your website files and database transfer.Once you have the File Zilla client downloaded and activated on your computer, enter your domain name in the Host field or you can use the account's IP address. To download files from your hosting account to your computer, first connect to the hosting account similarly to when you want to upload files.When updating filezilla connection problems & how to fix them.Did Filezilla work just fine until you updated to the latest version in 2015?
[Edit: It's still down due to major problems, but they are now moving the repos to a backup server.][Edit 6.3.2010: The Get Deb site is up again and I've been able to update File Zilla to v.3.3.2.So if you do not want to bothered by the updates every few days in File Zilla, then you can disable the updates or change their frequency in the following manner: Since the File Zilla client settings offer to change the update frequency to daily or weekly only, you have to edit the configuration files manually if you want a longer frequency for updates.In version 3.10, File Zilla forces TLS encryption on plain FTP connections.I've looked through the tickets on here however I haven't yet found a solution that fits my situtaion.I receive the following dialogue now when trying to connect to my server. Status: Connected Status: Retrieving directory listing... Command: PWD Response: 257 "/" is your current location Command: TYPE I Response: 200 TYPE is now 8-bit binary Command: PASV Response: 227 Entering Passive Mode (142,4,31,20,237,168) Command: MLSD Error: The data connection could not be established: ECONNREFUSED - Connection refused by server I've gone through the Network Config Wizard (Passive Mode, Local Firewall grants access, getting external IP via and receive the following dialogue. Most likely your server is behind a firewall or NAT router that isn't configured correctly for FTP over TLS.
The only method I know about to disable updates is to compile the program yourself with the -disable-manualupdatecheck option.