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: FTP
: Hans_W November 16, 2018, 07:39:20 AM
Hi, I'm new here. Hope I write in the correct section of the forum.

I need help. I'm trying to build an FTP in my Buffalo LS-WVLD8F NAS. I have success so far I can reach my new FTP with FileZilla from inside my LAN on a 192.168.... address, but when I try from the outside I get  an error message in FileZilla saying ECONNREFUSED - Connection refused by the server. Something in my Buffalo NAS doesn't want me to enter from the outside world. Can anyone help me? What can be wrong?

Regards Hans
: Re: FTP
: Texturtle November 16, 2018, 08:48:37 AM
You will likely need to set up port forwarding on your router. FTP uses TCP port 21. Check your router's manual on how to set up port forwarding.