FtpPutFile Returns Success Although the Operation Fails in Internet Explorer

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The Wininet.dll FtpPutFile API returns TRUE even when the operation fails. The operation may fail because of different reasons. For example, if the server disk is full, the server responds with:
426 Connection closed, transfer aborted
This symptom occurs more frequently with a file that is less than 4 kilobytes (KB).


To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Internet Explorer 6. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
328548 How to Obtain the Latest Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date         Time   Version        Size     File name
   10-May-2002  11:16  6.0.2717.1000  582,656  Wininet.dll


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1.


Article ID: 321156 - Last Review: February 27, 2014 - Revision: 3.9
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, when used with:
    • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
    • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    • Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
    • Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
    • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
    • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition
    • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
    • Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition
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