Hi Forum, Hope all are good! in Oracle R12: I'm using the below shell script saved in a file XXEXTRACTTMT, which imports the files from remote server SFTPTDA120FTP into our Oracle application.server. i am running this file thru concurrent program in Oracle and I see the files are getting loaded in to Oracle. !ftp -i -n SFTPTDA120FTP user amaran K!ka@123 ascii cd Forms cd Reprots lcd /d90/oracle/PROD/apps/apps_st/appl/EXTRACT/files mget timesheet* bye now the requirement is : I want to test the below > check whether the remote connection is established ? ex: when we running the conc program, if the program is failed to connect the remote server( say password is changed) then I should get some log messages in my conc request log. > check whether the user has required permissions to retrieve the files in folder: Forms/Reports/ can you help to modify the code and add the conditions based on the requirement provided ?