AppleTalk Filing Protocol (AFP)
Definition - What does AppleTalk Filing Protocol (AFP) mean?
Techopedia explains AppleTalk Filing Protocol (AFP)
AFP features also include:
- Server file access: Method is the same as that used for local file access, but a user must establish a remote file server connection.
- Manages file system components, including files, volumes, AFP calls and folders used by clients to access file server and service data.
- Modifies directories and files.
- Executes commands within AFP frames, close volume, close directory, create directory, copy file and delete file.