Re: difficulty uploading large file

Tom <tomcat509@...>

Thanks for your reply.


The problem is now solved.  There was something wrong with the rar file and switching to a zip file did the trick.






From: [] On Behalf Of Jonas Voll
Sent: Friday, 26 October 2018 2:06 AM
Subject: Re: difficulty uploading large file


How big is the file?

You may try to split your RAR’s to smaller file sizes,!




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From: <> On Behalf Of Tom
Sent: Wednesday, October 24, 2018 7:01 PM
Subject: Re: difficulty uploading large file


Thanks to those who replied to my query about a rar upload problem.


I have also uploaded to a  free file transfer site

which resulted in the same problem so it looks like the fault is at my end.


Will investigate further.








From: <> On Behalf Of Tom
Sent: October 23, 2018 12:02 AM
Subject: difficulty uploading large file




Using latest Filezilla,I am attempting to upload a fairly large rar file to an FTP site and although the file test extracts  on my system without errors, it will not extract at the other end.  This has been attempted numerous times with the same result.


Does anyone know if this is because of the rar format being used or some other problem. What if the zip or some other format was used instead.


Failing that, how  can I use one of the sites where a file can be uploaded   and then downloaded by another person? Although I have used one of these sites to download a file, I know nothing about uploading a file and making it available for another person.






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