Regain the Username: prompt in FTP

If you are at an ftp> prompt but not already connected to a host, enter the command:

  open host_name

Replace host_name with the name of the computer to which you wish to connect.

While authenticating to a host, if you accidentally press Enter at the Username: prompt, enter:


You will then be prompted for your username.

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Last modified on 2019-06-18 14:46:04.