[thelist] Deleting a file through FTP connection

Robert Goodyear rob_goodyear at yahoo.com
Thu Sep 6 17:48:59 CDT 2001

I've found FTP Voyager to be pretty robust. http://www.rhinosoft.com

As a test, I just created a file with a space prefix, and deleted it just fine with
Voyager. Of course, the FTP host may be causing a problem for you.

--- Cancilla Dominick <cancilla.d at buckconsultants.com> wrote:
> I recently took over a Website that has no organization what so ever. I'm
> trying to clean the site up, but find that there are a couple of files I
> can't delete. Apparently, my client was using Adobe GoLive to do his site
> and posted a couple of files with spaces at the beginning of their names (he
> thought this would help people who downloaded the files as it would keep
> them at the top of a file list). He can't delete the files with GoLive (and
> I'm unfamiliar with that software), and both Fetch and Dreamweaver are
> unable to delete the files, I'm assuming because of the spaces.
> Any suggestions for deleting the offending documents?
> Thanks!
> --Dominick

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