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SIZE FTP command

Updated May 4, 2017

Overview

This article provides information on Size (SIZE) FTP command.

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All Serv-U versions

Detail

The SIZE command is issued to retrieve the number of bytes that would be sent over the data connection during a transfer for the specified file. The value returned by the server will vary depending on the current STRU, MODE, and TYPE settings. The SIZE command is not a part of the official FTP standard but has been implemented by many popular FTP servers.

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