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Certificate Signing Request (CSR) Generation Using CompleteFTP

Use these instructions to generate a CSR using CompleteFTP Manager.

How To Generate a CSR using CompleteFTP

Open the CompleteFTP Manager, then open Server certificate.
Click Settings > FTP/FTPS > Advanced FTP/FTPS Settings > Security Settings > Server certificate.

In the CompleteFTP Server Certificate window, select Generate a certificate signing request (CSR).

Choose OK when the […]

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By |November 1st, 2016
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How to secure your SFTP server

This article lists the six most important tips for securing your SFTP server.

If your server has a direct connection to the Internet, this is critically important – the Internet is flooded with bots that are port scanning every IP address available. Once a SFTP server is made available to the Internet, it is often […]

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By |September 23rd, 2016
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Introducing CompleteFTP Free

A new edition of this secure and reliable FTP server products is now free forever
We recently announced the release of CompleteFTP Free – a new edition of our popular secure FTP server for Windows that will be free forever.

CompleteFTP Free supports the FTP and FTPS protocols and will be the new entry point for the […]

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By |August 26th, 2016
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Activating CompleteFTP Free

CompleteFTP Free Edition will remain fully operational for 30 days from installation without being activated.  Activating CompleteFTP Free costs nothing and requires only a valid e-mail address.

To activate open CompleteFTP Manager, select the Licensing tab and click the ‘activate for free’ link:

You will then be asked if you already have an account with EnterpriseDT. […]

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By |August 16th, 2016
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Switching from CompleteFTP trial to CompleteFTP Free Edition

The CompleteFTP 30-day trial can be switched to CompleteFTP Free Edition very easily. First, select the Licensing tab:

Then in the “Switch to” section, select “Free Edition”.  When the confirmation dialog pops up, click “Downgrade”.  Then click “OK” when Downgraded Edition dialog shows up.  Finally, click “Apply changes” to complete the switch.

This will switch the […]

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By |August 16th, 2016
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CompleteFTP Free Edition released

We’ve just released CompleteFTP Free Edition, a free version of our popular CompleteFTP secure file server supporting FTP and FTPS. Completely free for commercial use, it is a direct competitor to Filezilla server, which supports the same protocols.

Why would you use CompleteFTP Free instead of Filezilla server? Some of the key reasons are:

it’s a commercial product, and it is not in […]

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By |July 18th, 2016
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Massive account takeover attacks

The massive account takeover attacks reported by Akamai recently illustrate what corporations are up against when it comes to cyberattacks.

Account takeover attacks are when cyber-attackers obtain credentials from a stolen password dump or through a SQL injection attack. They then try to validate the usernames and passwords that have been stolen by logging into […]

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By |June 24th, 2016
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Major version release of CompleteFTP

CompleteFTP 9.0 released
We’ve recently released CompleteFTP 9.0, and it has many enhancements and fixes that are explained in more detail below.
Real-time log viewing
One of the most useful new features is real-time log viewing in the CompleteFTP manager application. This means you can easily watch the server log as things are happening, rather than reloading and viewing […]

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By |April 2nd, 2016
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CompleteFTP on Amazon EC2

Some of our customers may not be aware of how easy it is to run CompleteFTP on Amazon’s EC2 cloud platform.

Amazon has been in the cloud business for a long time, and has vast experience in this area. The main advantages of using EC2 are the ease with which you can create, start and stop server […]

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By |February 13th, 2016
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CompleteFTP demo videos

We’ve recently published some helpful videos demonstrating the various editions of CompleteFTP.

The Standard Edition video demonstrates the overview panel, and how to add users and folders to CompleteFTP.

The Professional Edition video shows additional features, including detailed site configuration options such as port numbers and security. Setting up process triggers and email triggers is shown, as is […]

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By |February 11th, 2016
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