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#1 sachinsharma1507

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Posted 12 October 2012 - 09:22 PM

Can anybody tell me how to change FTP password on Windows XP..

When I m using the following command:

Literal SITE PSWD oldpassword newpassword

at ftp> command prompt then I m getting following error:

500 SITE pswd is an unknown extension
ftp>

The following link is not fruitful:

http://support.cdh.u...assword-windows

Please help me friends. I m awaiting u...
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#2 Colanth

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Posted 14 October 2012 - 06:04 PM

Try

QUOTE SITE PSWD oldpassword newpassword


If that doesn't work, check the control panel on the site to see if it has a "change FTP password" function. If not, contact your host's tech support people.
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#3 sachinsharma1507

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Posted 16 October 2012 - 06:59 AM

QUOTE SITE PSWD oldpassword newpassword

did not work for me.

I had actually used it already.
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#4 Luthfi

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Posted 16 October 2012 - 07:35 AM

Original/official ftp protocol does not have changing password command. So the "QUOTE SITE xxxx yyy" is an extension that only usable in certain ftp server, which might need to be activated by the administrator.

So, check with your ftp administrator.
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