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Listing hidden files

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A hidden file (or folder) is one that begins with a dot (“.”), e.g. .htaccess.bash_history.cpan/. These files are, by default, hidden from a FTP LIST command unless configured to display. All hosting platforms show hidden files by default, so no further action is necessary.

Updated on July 8, 2019

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