Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope

Quit describes the process of ending a session or program by purposely closing the application. For example, entering quit in an FTP command line will quit the session. See how to use FTP for information about quit and other FTP commands.


When you want to quit a program, it is more appropriate to refer to it as closing a program.

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