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by dylanh724
2018-06-23 09:37
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Setup bundled - warning?
Replies: 22
Views: 166392

Re: Setup bundled - warning?

Two reasons for this kind of behavior: Fraud prevention and side-stepping false-positives. The reason for the former is simple, preventing malicious customers from fraudulently generating fake clicks. The reason for the latter is also simple if you consider that AV products compete in the market of...
by dylanh724
2016-08-02 09:55
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thumbnail view of files is possible
Replies: 9
Views: 10639

Re: Thumbnail view of files is possible

Bandwidth is not unlimited and any spare capacity would quickly evaporate if thumbnails were shown. It's really expensive to download each file just to show a thumbnail. Depends on your customer. I'm on a shared hosting package with unlimited bandwidth, so for example, I couldn't care less. But the...
by dylanh724
2016-08-02 04:37
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thumbnail view of files is possible
Replies: 9
Views: 10639

Re: Thumbnail view of files is possible

The FTP specifications do not include a way to get thumbnails or other previews of files. The only way to get a thumbnail is to first download the file. As that is a very bandwidth-expensive task, FileZilla does not display previews. What is this, 2013? Oh-- ha it was :) Necro bump, but for the gre...