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anonymous FTP

Syllabification: a·non·y·mous FTP

Definition of anonymous FTP in English:

noun

Computing
Part of the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) on the Internet that lets anyone log on to an FTP server, using a general username and without a password.
Example sentences
  • That's all you need to know about setting up a simple and secure anonymous FTP server.
  • But on many systems, limited anonymous FTP access is enabled by default.
  • Due to the lack of search engines, users had to know the site's address prior to use and had also to understand anonymous FTP.

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