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Accessing Web Space Using an FTP Client
Posted by Jens Hieber on 08 April 2010 09:17 AM
 Using an FTP Client

Accessing WWW Web using an FTP Client

Situation

Public Relations has approved access for you to make changes to content on the WWW web server and need to access your web space using an FTP client.

Additional Information

FTP is only available while on the campus network. You cannot connect using FTP from off-campus.

Solution

FTP clients will ask for the following information: FTP Host, Directory Path, Username, and Password.

These field names may vary depending on which FTP program you use.

Host:               www.houghton.edu
Username:       Houghton\firstname.lastname
Password:       your current Houghton password
Path:               /

Accessing your Employee Web using an FTP Client

Situation

You have allocated web space on the Houghton web server and need to access your web space using an FTP client.

Additional Information

FTP is only available while on the campus network. You cannot connect using FTP from off-campus.

Solution

FTP clients will ask for the following information: FTP Host, Directory Path, Username, and Password.

These field names may vary depending on which FTP program you use.

Host:               campus.houghton.edu
Username:       Houghton\firstname.lastname
Password:       your current Houghton password
Path:               /webs/employees/firstinitiallastname
                     
(ie. /webs/employees/jdoe)

 Accessing your Organizational Web using an FTP Client

Situation

You have allocated web space on the Houghton web server and need to access your web space using an FTP client.

Additional Information

FTP is only available while on the campus network. You cannot connect using FTP from off-campus.

Solution

FTP clients will ask for the following information: FTP Host, Directory Path, Username, and Password.

These field names may vary depending on which FTP program you use.

Host:               campus.houghton.edu
Username:       Houghton\firstname.lastname
Password:       your current Houghton password
Path:               /orgs/yourfolderhere

 Accessing your Student Web using an FTP Client

Situation

You have allocated web space on the Houghton web server and need to access your web space using an FTP client.

Additional Information

FTP is only available while on the campus network. You cannot connect using FTP from off-campus.

Solution

FTP clients will ask for the following information: FTP Host, Directory Path, Username, and Password.

These field names may vary depending on which FTP program you use.

Host:               campus.houghton.edu
Username:       Houghton\firstname.lastname
Password:       your current Houghton password
Path:               /webs/students/firstname_lastname

 


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