up CuteFTP to work with SpoonProxy
best way to setup Cute FTP to work with SpoonProxy is to use SpoonProxy's built
in FTP Proxy.
The following example shows how
you would configure SpoonProxy and CuteFTP to connect to the ftp server ftp.microsoft.com
using the anonymous login account and your email address as password. To use with
your FTP site simply replace the information with your SpoonProxy server's internal
IP address and the information (site address, username and password) for the FTP
site you need to connect to.
the FTP proxy to SpoonProxy if it's not already present.
SpoonProxy click Properties. Select the TCP Map tab which brings you to the following
Click Add to add the FTP proxy protocol as follows.
We suggest port 10021 as a safe port to use (as long as you are not using it for
In CuteFTP hit F4 to go into the Site Manager
and create a new site entry.
For the FTP Host
Address enter the internal IP address of your proxy server machine as shown below.
In the FTP Site User Name field put the username@servername as shown in the example
In the FTP Site Password field, put your
password for the remote site.
In the FTP Site
Connection Port change it to 10021 (or to the port you chose for the FTP proxy
click on the Edit button.
As shown below make
sure the checkbox marked Use PASV mode is checked with a dark check. (Click it
twice to toggle it to this position.)
forces your FTP program to use Passive Transfers. (This is important!).
There is no need to configure anything on the Advanced tab in this example.
Click Okay and Exit to save your connection
and proceed with your FTP'ing.
Last modified 4/03/02