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Tramp FTP cant connect. tramp-file-name-handler: Host name must not match method "ftp"

Your syntax is wrong, it misses the trailing colon. Try C-x C-f /ftp:[email protected]:
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Preventing shell mode from treating ! as a history reference

Figured it out: (setq shell-input-autoexpand nil). I spent a long while looking at comint-input-autoexpand which was getting mysteriously set to 'history: this is done by shell-mode based on shell-...
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Problems with FTP connection via Tramp

There is a syntax error in the example. "/ftp:[email protected]:#2221:/storage/0123-4567" must be "/ftp:[email protected]#2221:/storage/0123-4567".
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How to set FTP TRAMP/ANGE connection configuration

A general description how to program completion lists in Tramp is given in the Tramp manual. For FTP, it is sufficient to use ~/.netrc.
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Making Dired work with FTP on OS X 10.13

I have managed to work around this problem by using this solution instead of inetutils.
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Problem with FTP connections under Windows

Following the instructions given here, I've downloaded an old windows port of GNU ftp and then let ange-ftp know where it can find it: (setq ange-ftp-ftp-program-name "c:/programs/ftp.exe")
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ange-ftp problem on cygwin emacs

The error tells you the problem, I think: Cannot find Cygwin. Please customize option `cygwin-root-directory' You need to set that variable. Use M-x customize-option RET cygwin-root-directory RET ...
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