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3.2. Set ASCII transfer type

The ascii Sets the file transfer type to ASCII, the default.

Note: FTP supports two file transfer types, ASCII and binary image. ASCII should be used when transferring text files. See also binary. In ASCII mode, character conversions to and from the network standard character set are performed. For example, end-of-line characters are converted as necessary, based on the target operating system.

The Syntax is:

Exhibit 3.2. Syntax of "ascii" command