Updated: April 17, 2012
Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista
Sets the file transfer type to binary. For examples of how this command can be used, see Examples.
Remarks <optional section>
Ftp supports both ASCII and binary image file transfer types. Use binary when transferring executable files. In binary mode, files are transferred in one-byte units. For more information about ASCII file transfer, see Ftp: ascii in Additional references.
Set the file transfer type to binary.