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RETR FTP command

Updated May 4, 2017

Overview

This article provides information on Retrieve (RETR) FTP command.

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All Serv-U versions

Detail

A client issues the RETR command after successfully establishing a data connection when it wishes to download a copy of a file on the server. The client provides the file name it wishes to download along with the RETR command. The server will send a copy of the file to the client. This command does not affect the contents of the server's copy of the file.

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