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WS_FTP - Receive error: blocking call canceled


Why am I Receiving a "Blocking Call Cancelled" Error in WS_FTP?


The "blocking call cancelled" error is actually from within WS_FTP and your local computer. WS_FTP suggests the following solution if you receive one or more "Blocking call cancelled" messages and the file transfer is incomplete:

If you are using the Microsoft TCP/IP stack, part of the Windows 95 and NT operating systems, try setting the Maximum Transfer Unit (MTU) to 576.

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