Avoiding FTP's 'Timeout 900 seconds' error

I need some tips about an error that occurs me at my client's with FTP control. I receive following message: "421: Timeout 900 seconds closing control connection."

Date Entered: 02/09/1998    Last Updated: 07/25/2000

The server times out after a period of inactivity. You can send periodic NOOP (no operation) commands using the .Command property to generate some harmless traffic and prevent the server from timing out.


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