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Using Dream Weaver as FTP Client
Posted by Administrator on 24 December 2009 10:48 PM
Using Dream Weaver as FTP Client Setting up "Site" for uploading your web pages to your website:

Click on the Menu "Site" --> "New Site..."

In the tab, Local Info:

Site Name: put the name you want for this profile

local Root: Select the directory you want to store the local copy of your website. (eg. D:websitesmysite)

HTTP Address: (Replace "yourdomain" with your domain)

Leave the rest as default.

For the Remote Info Tab:

Obtain the username and password for your website from the email that was sent to you at signup.

Access: FTP
FTP Host: (replace "yourdomain" with your domain)
host Directory: www
Login: Username (replace "Username" with your Username)
Password: Password (replace "Password" with your Password)

This is all you will need for setting up a FTP connection to your website with Dreamweaver.
If you are an advance user, you may customize the rest of the settings. You will also need to consult your Dream Weaver manual for editing and uploading your content to your website.
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