wwftp::FtpGetFile

Simple FTP retrieval method. This method retrieves a file from an FTP server with a single method call. This method is synchronous and does not fire any events.

o.FTPGetFile(cServer,cSourceFile,cTargetFile,nBinary,cUsername,cPassword)

Return Value

Win32API Error number

Parameters

cServer
The server to connect to. Example: ftp.west.wind.com or 123.123.123.213

cSourceFile
Source File on the FTP Server.

cTargetFile
Target file on the local system.

nBinary
File transfer format. Defaults to Binary (2) . AscII - 1

cUsername
Optional - Username when connecting to a secure directory.

cPassword
Optional - Password when connecting to a secure directory

Remarks

This method provides no mechanism for reporting progress information.

Example

o=create("wwFTP")

o.FTPGetFile("ftp.west-wind.com","/downloads/pkzip.exe",;
             "c:\temp\pkzip.exe")

See also:

Class wwftp | Class wwFtp

© West Wind Technologies, 1996-2019 • Updated: 09/06/11
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