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Created 29 Apr 2002
Modified 26 Jul 2007

Article 66

426 Connection closed; transfer aborted.

Problem
I am receiving the following message:

426 Connection closed; transfer aborted

Cause
There may be a local firewall blocking the connection or a problem with your ISP's network.

Solution
Try switching between Active Mode / Passive Mode and try again. For more information on how to switch between Active and Passive mode please refer to the following Knowledge Base article.
KB: How To switch between active and passive mode

Keywords
426, connection closed, transfer aborted