HostMonster Web Hosting Help

WS_FTP - Receive error: blocking call canceled

Problem:

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

Solution:

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.

Knowledgebase Article 121,830 views bookmark tags: ftp (updated 933 days ago)


Was this resource helpful?

Did this resolve your issue?


Please add any other comments or suggestions about this content:





Recommended Help Content

How do I connect and upload via FTP with WS_FTP? (updated 2003 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 85,186 views tags: ftp

I send an email to one person and then do a carbon copy (Cc) to multiple other people. Not everyone is receiving the email, even when I try using blind carbon copy (Bcc). (updated 646 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 68,756 views tags: blind carbon carboncc copy email mail multiple partial people persons receive receiving

If you are receiving an error that the page could not be displayed when trying to log into the control panel. It is most likely due to the fact that your firewall is blocking the port that the control (updated 1266 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 132,038 views tags: accessing control firewall log login panel

Related Help Content

I want to be able to provide an FTP link to my site that does not use Unlimited FTP or Anonymous FTP. (updated 1000 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 136,608 views tags: browser explorer ftp internet link network places windows

How to use use the FTP Account tool to create additional FTP Accounts. This is useful for granting FTP access to your account without giving anyone your cPanel password. (updated 39 days ago)
Video "How-to" Tutorial 474,836 views tags: account accounts cpanelutilities ftp login publish upload

How do I use a secure FTP connection? (updated 862 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 133,524 views tags: ftp secure sftp shell ssh

Explanantion as to what causes this the happen and how to fix it. (updated 800 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 240,108 views tags: block blocking email outgoing port send sending smtp

Can I FTP to My Account if I Have Front Page? (updated 1241 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 122,456 views tags: frontpage ftp page publish

How do I upload my page to your server using FTP on a Mac? (updated 1098 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 84,248 views tags: fetch ftp mac macintosh osx

Why does the FTP connection keep dropping before the transfer completes? (updated 1590 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 66,067 views tags: connection ftp upload

How do I connect and upload via FTP with Dreamweaver MX? (updated 2015 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 95,311 views tags: dreamweaver ftp