Ok, so I already can upload a file to an FTP server: How to upload a file to an FTP server using C#?
However, now I need to create a directory first.
It follows some basic steps:
- Open a request using the full destination ftp path: Ftp://Ftp.Server.tld/ or Ftp://Ftp.Server.tld/Some/Path
- Configure the connection request
- Call GetResponse() method to actually attempt to create the directory
- Verify that it worked.
See the steps inside the source as comments:
static void Main(string args)
CreateDirectoryOnFTP(“ftp://ftp.server.tld”, /*user*/”User1″, /*pw*/”Passwd!”, “NewDirectory”);
static void CreateDirectoryOnFTP(String inFTPServerAndPath, String inUsername, String inPassword, String inNewDirectory)
// Step 1 – Open a request using the full URI, ftp://ftp.server.tld/path/file.ext
FtpWebRequest request = (FtpWebRequest)FtpWebRequest.Create(inFTPServerAndPath + “/” + inNewDirectory);
// Step 2 – Configure the connection request
request.Credentials = new NetworkCredential(inUsername, inPassword);
request.UsePassive = true;
request.UseBinary = true;
request.KeepAlive = false;
request.Method = WebRequestMethods.Ftp.MakeDirectory;
// Step 3 – Call GetResponse() method to actually attempt to create the directory
FtpWebResponse makeDirectoryResponse = (FtpWebResponse)request.GetResponse();
All right, now you have created a directory on the FTP server.
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