Windows 2008 cannot make FTP connections Share on Facebook Post on reddit Tweet on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Home › Forums › Server Operating Systems › Windows Server 2008 / 2008 R2 › Windows 2008 cannot make FTP connections This topic has 9 replies, 4 voices, and was last updated 11 years ago by nazzeem. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts nazzeemMember Jul 19, 2009 at 6:59 am #143220 I have been trying to resolve this issue for days now. I Cannot connect to any FTP site via cmd prompt, windows explorer or internet explorer. Port 21 is open on the firewall. I found that many other people are having the same problem. Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.