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Xlight FTP Server

Xlight FTP server is an excessive overall performance and smooth to apply server with very small software size. Its precise community set of rules permits it to address extra customers and use an awful lot much less reminiscence and CPU sources than different FTP servers.

Xlight FTP server has many precise and beneficial features, together with the local FTP customers isolation. So that the machine administrator won’t want to fear approximately locking consumers in his domestic directory. In addition, the Xlight FTP server can run more than one digital server at an equal IP address.

Xlight FTP Server has 3 editions – private, standard, and professional.
The Personal version is loose for private use and domestic customers.
Xlight FTP server main features:
  • System Service. It can run as a window system service.
  • Hierarchy Virtual Paths. The FTP server has public and group paths, which make access control and permission management easier.
  • GUI-based Remote Administration. You can securely administrate the Xlight FTP server from anywhere.
  • 128 bits SSL. Protects FTP sessions by industry security standards. Support SSL client authentication.
  • Support SFTP (SSH2) protocol. Create and manage the SFTP server in the same way as FTP virtual server.
  • Store users in the database. User settings and password store in the external database and retrieve through ODBC connections.
  • Store file transfer logs in the database. File transfer logs are stored in the external database through ODBC.
  • Email Event Notification. Automatically notify events that happened in the FTP server by email. Such events include file upload, download, delete and disk space low etc.
  • Active Directory. Users can be authenticated against Active Directory. Settings of FTP users can be stored in the Active Directory.
  • Support LDAP. Users can be authenticated against the LDAP directory Server. Settings of FTP users can be stored in the LDAP directory server.
  • Support UPnP. Configuring an FTP server behind the UPnP broadband router becomes much easier.
  • UNC Path Impersonation. FTP servers can use the impersonation account to access password-protected network shares.
More Features:
  • Advanced Configuration Management. Configuration changes will take place in real-time, without restarting the FTP server.
  • Advanced Access Control. Provides many methods to control users’ access rights.
  • Advanced Bandwidth Control. The bandwidth you can fine-tune by different virtual servers, groups and users level or scheduled by time range.
  • Auto Block IPs. It can prevent servers from hammers or malicious behaviours.
  • Deny or Allow IPs. It can deny or allow user access by IP address.
  • Login Time Control. It can control the login period of each user.
  • File Access Control. It can control users only downloading or uploading certain files.
  • Detail Server Status. It has detailed bandwidth usage and user connections information, download and upload status.
  • Server Log. It has detailed logs for recording users’ activities and server errors.
  • Send log to Syslog server. All server logs can be sent to the Syslog server at the same time.
  • xferlog Support. Support writing ftp transfer log in UNIX ftp xferlog format.
  • Anti Leech Support. Support anti-leech function to prevent unauthorized people from leeching FTP links.
  • MODE Z Support. Support real-time data compression during the data transfer.
  • UFT-8 Support. Support OPTS UTF8 command to turn on and off UTF-8 encoding.
  • IPv6 Support. IPv6 is seamlessly integrated into all server functions.

Changes in Xlight FTP Server (2022-09-19):
  • Add an option to use the file for the IP allow/deny list, which allows an unlimited number of IP allow/deny lists. Each line of the file can only have one IP and its subnet mask.
  • Add a test button in IP allow/deny dialogue box to test if an IP will be allowed or blocked.
  • Add a special option to disable shared file downloading. When enabled, a file can only be downloaded by a single connection at one time.
  • Fix a speed bug when the bandwidth limit is set for the virtual server.

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