FTP protocol over SSL

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FTP v/s SFTP v/s FTPS

We're setting up a web server at our workspace. In conjunction, we're planning to install an FTP server, however I'm stuck at what protocol to employ -- FTP, SFTP or FTPS. I googled around, trying to ...
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Connecting to passive FTP over SSL (ftps)

I have setup an FTP service in Windows Azure using this guide http://www.itq.nl/blogs/post/Walkthrough-Hosting-FTP-on-IIS-75-in-Windows-Azure-VM.aspx The FTP Server works well when I connect without ...
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SSL certificate for FTPS, is it the same as for HTTPS?

This question is about "FTP over SSL", if I understand correctly FTPS and HTTPS are just the standard FTP and HTTP protocols running on top of SSL, is this correct? The actual question is: is the ...
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Post subject: Filezilla - Failed to retrieve directory listing

I've set up a self signed certificate in FileZilla server and enabled FTP over TLS. When I connect from the client FileZilla, I am able to authenticate, 1-2 time per day i am get directory listing ... ...
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How to generate a CSR for Verisign for use with FileZilla (in Windows)

I need to get a certificate from VeriSign to use in FileZilla (FTPS, FTP over SSL), to get the certificate, Verisign asks for a CSR file, FileZilla doesn't seem to have a way to generate those CSR ...