Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

FTPDownload ( remotePath ; localPath ; host ; user ; password )

Downloads a file from the specified FTP directory.

  Average rating: 4.3 (36 votes) Log in to vote

Mark DeNyse   Mark DeNyse - Show more from this author
Driftwood Interactive
http://DriftwoodInteractive.com

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

  Sample input:
FTPDownload ( remotePath ; localPath ; host ; user ; password )
  Sample output:
1

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Downloads a file from the specified FTP directory.

The file is always downloaded in PASSIVE mode. If you don't need this, comment out the call to ftp_pasv().

transfers are made using FTP_BINARY.

Requires the SmartPill PHP plug-in from Scodigo.

 

Comments

wolf   wolf, hamburg, Germany
Feb 5, 2013
is it possible to post an example? I get a connection but I think my local or my remote (or both) path is wrong...
 

Log in to post comments.

 

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

Support this website.

This library has been a free commmunity resource for FileMaker users and developers for 15 years. It receives no funding and has no advertisements. If it has helped you out, I'd really appreciate it if you could contribute whatever you think it's worth: