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FTP Instructions

FTP Instructions

You can make a new folder on your desktop for opening an FTP window. Then open the folder and type information as shown in the address window (pertinent to your own farm.


FTP Instructions

After you click ‘GO’, the folder will link to the Internet (if you are already connected)
and find the server. It will then prompt you to enter logon and password, which
you will need to get from us. Check ‘Save Password’ if you feel that your system
is secure, and then click ‘Logon’. You’ll be connected to the server. The first
thing you’ll see is your domain name(s). The next steps are VERY IMPORTANT!
Do not skip them! Read carefully!


1. Double click on the domain name that you want to post into.
You will see several folders listed.
2. Double click on ‘web’ directory,
and you’ll see two folders — ‘cgi’ and ‘content’.
3. Double click on ‘content’
and you will be into the main directory where your website files are stored.

4. DO NOT DELETE ANY FILES!

5. We will have made a directory (like ‘fromPeaches’)
for you to upload files into. 6. Double click on that folder, and then go to the
next step below.


FTP Instructions

In
another window on your desktop, open the folder where your files and/or pictures
are stored. It’s usually in ‘My Documents’.


FTP Instructions

Locate the files you want to transfer (upload) and drag them across into the
open FTP window. You’ll see the files copying into the directory on the server.
Wait until all files have finished copying before closing the folder windows.