Datasheet- Element5- FTP
What is VisualSoft FTP?
VisualSoft FTP is a client-side component for rapid transfer of files from the local hard disk to an FTP server. Being a COM component it can be used in Active Server Pages (ASP) or in any COM compliant IDE¿s.
Users can transfer high-volume files of any format, such as Word documents, images, executables or plain text. The component is compliant with RFC 959 and RFC 1579 (Firewall friendly RFC).
VisualSoft FTP performs operations such as transfer of files to and from the FTP server, appending or creating directories in the FTP server. Handling network errors is also one of the key features of this component.
Users no longer need to worry for the interruptions caused during a file transfer, either due to a server problem or due to a network error. VisualSoft FTP provides methods to resume file transfer, when an interruption occurs.
FTP supports firewall authentication. It authenticates users, when they try to connect to the server through a proxy.
VisualSoft FTP supports the following Interfaces
Supports Microsoft .NET Technology.
Available both as a COM DLL and ActiveX control.
SSL (Secure Socket Layer) support to ensure security during a file transfer
Available as an ActiveX Control
Facilitates uploading/downloading directories
New Cab Interface for compression and extraction of files with the following methods
Supports multiple uploading/downloading of files to and from the FTP server
Supports Server to Server communication for transferring files
Facilitates exporting and importing files from database
Allows setting file and directory permissions on server
Supports firewall authentication
Resumes file transfer after an interruption
Supports proxy (MS Proxy and Netscape Proxy)
Compliant with RFC 959/ 1579
VisualSoft FTP is compatible with following platforms
Microsoft Visual Studio 5.0
Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0
Microsoft Visual Studio .NET
Borland Products (Delphi & C++)
Microsoft Office 97/2000
VisualSoft FTP keywords:
This program is no longer available for download from our website. Please contact the author of VisualSoft FTP at for any additional information.