I am now completely unable to connect to one of my client's
website's using Contribute. I had to uninstall all of my CS3
programs (long story), and when I began to reestablish the
connections, I had one site where I got the following error
Contribute could not connect because the server is down or
not accepting connections.
The server is not down and I can FTP using a stand-alone FTP
program. Nothing I try fixes this. Any suggestions?
Were you able to connect to this website before using this
If you are using the same machine, try switching your
settings to Passive FTP.
You can find this option when you recreate the
connections...on the prompt where it is asking for your FTP
information, click on the advance tab and select FTP settings
manually. Then unchecked performance optimization and select
If the above suggestion does not work, try following the
suggestions on this tech note.