Enabling Binary Transfer Mode in FileZilla

Use binary transfer mode to prevent FileZilla from breaking the contents of script files (such as JavaScript) when uploading them via FTP.

You can enable binary data transfer mode in FileZilla using any of the following methods:

  • On the menu «Broadcast → Transmission mode» set the switch opposite «Binary»:
  • Open the section «Editing → Settings…»:In chapter «Transmission → FTP: File Types» set the switch opposite «Binary»
  • With an active FTP connection, in the lower left part of the main window, click the button to switch the data transfer mode:Select from the menu «Binary»: