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I am unable to connect to the server with filezilla but with winscp I am able to connect. Both filezilla and winscp connect using port 22. Why is filezilla unable to connect to the server?

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Any logfile entries on the server? – Sven Jan 30 '13 at 10:03
Hi, SvenW, there are alot of logfile in the server. Do i look at firewall logfile. Sorry. i just started touching server stuff. im a bit dumb. – Kimberlee Jan 30 '13 at 10:19
Do you use sftp for filezilla connection? – Harrys Kavan Jan 30 '13 at 10:35
What error message do you get? – Jenny D Jan 30 '13 at 10:51
Yes. im using SFTP in filezilla connection. Filezilla error message : Error: Connection timed out Error: Could not connect to server – Kimberlee Jan 31 '13 at 1:08

I had the same problem, but in this case it was necessary to check "Bypass proxy" on the Site Manager/advanced tab. It was trying to use the proxy instead of a direct connection.

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I am able to connect already. solution: Set timeout = 0 in filezilla. Apparently, my server needs more time to connect therefore setting timeout to 0 will prevent the connection to timeout.

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