Useto specify the file type for transfers. The currently active transfer method is indicated on the status bar, on the toolbar, and in the menu.
To change the current file transfer method
From themenu, point to and then click the transfer method you want to use.
The options are:
Selectfor text files. ASCII data is transferred according to settings in the dialog box.
Use the .exe files and .doc files. Binary files are not converted or translated during the transfer.transfer method to transfer binary files, such as
Select(also known as "Local 8") if you're moving files to or from a server that uses a non-8-bit byte, such as the DECsystem-20.
Selectif you want the FTP Client to determine what transfer method to use ( , or based on the source file extension. To configure this, use > > .