Transfer CFT 3.2.4 Local Administration User Guide

Welcome to the Transfer CFT documentation. Transfer CFT is the file transfer component in the Axway MFT platform, and provides a multi-platform, high-volume, file transfer service. This documentation explains how to install, configure, and manage Transfer CFT.

You can configure Transfer CFT and manage flows using AxwayCentral Governance. Central Governance simplifies Transfer CFT usage, and provides services such as identity and access management, certificate management, monitoring, alerting, and a web dashboard. For more information, visit

The Local Administration version of the Transfer CFT User Guide is designed for users who have not yet activated Central Governance. Axway encourages Transfer CFT Local Administrator users to discover the benefits of centralized management.

Tip   Existing users can view the Changelog for details on new features in this version as well as previous versions.

Installation and Operation Guides

Transfer CFT Installation Guide UNIX

Transfer CFT Installation Guide Windows

Transfer CFT Installation Guide z/OS

Transfer CFT Installation Guide IBM i

Transfer CFT Installation Guide HP NonStop

For new users

About Transfer CFT

About governance services

My first file transfer!

Central Governance services

Basic administrative tasks

Create my first transfer flow

Installing and starting Transfer CFT

Basic administrative tasks

Using command line

For existing users

Configure folder monitoring

Manage multi-node architecture

Use API services

Platform specifics

Setting UCONF parameters

Get more help

Axway training and support

Axway offers training across the globe, including on-site instructor-led classes and self-paced online learning.

Go to our support site to contact a representative, or to download software, documentation, and knowledge base articles.


Additional documentation

The latest Transfer CFT documentation is available on

  • Transfer CFT 3.2.4 Release Notes
  • Transfer CFT 3.2.4 Installation Guides

Document version: Friday, November 30, 2018

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