Post Reply

[Q] FTP Server on Android - Can't connect

OP flunik

28th December 2010, 01:36 PM   |  #1  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
65 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2010
So i've decided to install ftp server on android, so i wouldn't have to use a cable.

tried to connect using filezilla, and couldn't

Tried to ping the phone from my windows machine - "Destination host unreachable"
Tried to ping my windows maching from phone using "terminal emulator" - seems like it can't find the machine too

tried to ping my router from my phone - it works well.

Anyone has insight to share ?

thanks
29th December 2010, 07:46 PM   |  #2  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
65 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2010
Quote:
Originally Posted by flunik

So i've decided to install ftp server on android, so i wouldn't have to use a cable.

tried to connect using filezilla, and couldn't

Tried to ping the phone from my windows machine - "Destination host unreachable"
Tried to ping my windows maching from phone using "terminal emulator" - seems like it can't find the machine too

tried to ping my router from my phone - it works well.

Anyone has insight to share ?

thanks


couldn't ping pc from phone because of firewall :|
14th February 2011, 08:55 PM   |  #3  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
65 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2010
still can't figure it out. starting http server on the phone, and accessing it via local ip - works, but if i enter the same ip on my pc -it doesnt :|
14th February 2011, 10:35 PM   |  #4  
Senior Member
Altamonte Springs, FL
Thanks Meter: 5
 
100 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2011
More
Did you try unblocking the ftp port? Also, try using your outside IP, and see if you can ping that.
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread

Tags
android, connect, ftp, ping
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Top Threads in Questions and Answers by ThreadRank