Article ID: 122071, created on Jun 18, 2014, last review on Sep 11, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Plesk for Windows


Not possible to copy files from FTP server using Filezilla. The error in Filezilla:

Error:  Failed to open "D:\comments.php" for writing
Error:  File transfer failed


You are not allowed to write to the mentioned drive/directory in the error message.


Please select a directory in Filezilla where you have Write access (inside your user profile for example) and try to copy file from FTP to this directory once agian.

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Error: File transfer failed

Error: Failed to open "D:\comments.php" for writing

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