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FTP Setup using WS_FTP

Problem:

How do I connect and upload via FTP with WS_FTP?

Solution:

File Transfer - WS_FTP - Version Pro 7.6 - Connecting and Uploading:
  1. Open WSFTP and click on File and Choose Connect.
  2. Click on Create Site.
  3. Enter a Name for your site (anything) and leave Create In blank. Click Next.
  4. Type in your domain name as the hostname and click Next.
  5. Type in your username and password. Leave the account field blank. You can choose to save the password. Click Next.
  6. Server Type should be set to FTP and the Port is 21. Leave SSL unchecked. Click Finish.
  7. Once back to the connect screen, select the site and click on Edit.
  8. Click on the Startup Tab and type public_html for the remote site folder and click Ok.
  9. Select the site again and click on Connect.
  10. Click the Browse Local Folders button.
  11. Select the folder that contains your HTML Files.<
  12. Select the files that need uploading and click the right arrow to upload files.
Visit the WS_FTP website for more information.
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