Download File from Remote FTP Server using StageNow Tool | Zebra

Download File from Remote FTP Server using StageNow Tool

Article ID: 78912266

Issue / Question

How to create a StageNow barcode that points to a remote FTP server

Download file from a remote FTP server using StageNow Tool

Applicable To

Zebra Android devices (MC32N0, MC40, MC92N0, TC20, TC25, TC51, TC55, TC56, TC70, TC75, TC70x TC75x, TC8000, VC80x, WT6000, ET50, ET55)

Resolution / Answer


The File Manager (FileMgr) allows an application to manage files on the device. For example, FileMgr permits an app to download a file from a server to the device, copy a file or folder from one area of the device to another and to delete files on the device. The File Manager also can extract files embedded within an XML document and download from the internet with or without basic authentication. Read More>>


Under 'Staging Server URI Selector, select External. Read More>>

For remote FTP server, use the following syntax:



ftp-p:// - FTP no encryption
user: - FTP username followed by colon
password - FTP password
@W.X.Y.X - at sign followed by FTP server IP address
:21 - colon followed by FTP port number
/filename.extension - file path on the remote FTP server. Example /TestApp.apk

+ Applicable Products

  • ET50
  • ET55
  • MC3300
  • MC67 NA Mobile Computer
  • MC9200 Mobile Computer
  • TC20
  • TC25
  • TC51
  • TC56
  • TC70
  • TC70x
  • TC75
  • TC75x
  • TC8000
  • VC80X
  • WT6000 Wearable Terminal