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troubleshooting Question

cannot upload to ftp server

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Li0nelFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
Windows Server 2003File Sharing SoftwareNetworking Protocols
16 Comments1 Solution634 ViewsLast Modified:
trying to upload to my ftp server but just get a "500 Illigal PORT Error"
This script works on every other system i have installed it on.
I have had a look round and there was a post on here where the resolution was to replace ftp.exe.
This isnt what i was hoping to do, if somebody could explain why this situation is caused maybe I can remove the cause of the error.

Here is the script
@echo off
echo %date%>>rhts.txt
echo user user@domain.co.uk>ftpcmd.dat
echo password>>ftpcmd.dat
echo prompt>>ftpcmd.dat
echo cd uploads>>ftpcmd.dat
echo bin>>ftpcmd.dat
echo put rhts.txt>>ftpcmd.dat
echo quit >>ftpcmd.dat
ftp -n -s:ftpcmd.dat ftp.lionelbaden.co.uk
del ftpcmd.dat
del rhts.txt

I get the Error Right after Put rhts.txt

Thanks in advance
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