Context Menu in Remote Browser Pane
The following menu items are visible when you right click on the write
space in the Remote Browser Pane.
Up a directory
Use this command to go to the parent directory.
Use this command to go to a directory. You will be asked to provide the
Use this command to download a file by manually providing the full path.
TurboFTP will try to download the file to the current local directory.
Displays items in a list.
Displays all information of each item.
Selects all the items.
Use this to select files that match a given filename pattern (wildcard).
You can choose to apply wildcard to folder names and whether previous selection
is cleared first or remains.
This popup menu provides different sorting methods to arrange items in the
Remote Browser Pane. Items can be sorted by name, by size, by type or by
Refresh the contents of the Remote Browser Pane. TurboFTP will retrieve
the directory list from the FTP server and display it again.
Make new directory
Use this command to make a new folder in the current directory on the remote
Use this command to find an item containing given string. It can also be
invoked by CTRL-F.
Continue to search in the Remote Browser Pane another item targeted by the
last Find action. You may use F3 to do the same too.
The following menu items are visible when you right click on one or more
items in the Remote Browser Pane.
Add to Queue
Use this command to add selected items to the transfer queue for downloading.
You can also drag it/them to the Queue Window.
Use this command to open the selected file.
If a file is selected, TurboFTP tries to download this file. After the file
is successfully downloaded, TurboFTP will open it with the associated program
on your system.
Use this command to remove a file or directory in the remote file system.
Recursive delete is supported. A popup dialog will let you confirm this
This command pops up a dialog and lets you enter a new name for the selected
file or folder and then renames it.
Use this command to move the selected remote file or a folder to another
remote directory. Enter the full path of the directory you want to move
This command is for advanced user. When selected, a dialog will pop up and
let you set the attribute of the selected file or folder, namely rights
of read, write and execute for different users. You can select multiple
items and give them the same attribute. Note that some FTP servers do not
support this function.
Set default directory
Set the initial remote directory to the current directory, so that the next
time you connect to this site that directory will be displayed right after
logon. This command will actually update the Initial Remote Folder text
field in the FTP Site Address Book, but without your opening it.
Define wildcards to filter the directory listing in the File