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HOW TO UPLOAD FILES TO A WEB SERVER

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HOW DO U USE WS_FTP95.. WHAT DO U TYPE FOR PROFILE NAME..HOST NAME...REMOTE HOST..USER ID....HOST TYPE...PASSWORD...AND ACCOUNT...PLEASE HELP AS SOON AS POSSIBLE I NEED AN ANSWER NOW...
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by:alweiner
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You can only do this if FTP is set-up on the web server. If it is set-up, then there should be instructions on how to connect.  A better (easier way), if you've got Netscape 3.03 or better, just go to the web page where you want to upload, click on File and then Upload File.  You can upload files directly from your browser and skip all the FTP stuff
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by:ru
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my upload file doesn t work it is not an option. it is grayed out so i cannot chose it

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by:AnitaP
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Do you have an account ? if yes, then you need to know your username, your password. If you do then enter these parameters et the right places:

Profile Name: Myaccount (this could be any name that you want)
Host Name: www.something.com (depends on your server)
host type: Automatic detect
User ID  : your user name
Password : Your password

do not forget to check the "save password" checkbox.
then click on "new" to save all of this information
and finally click on "OK"

That's it. Good luck. If you can't get it to work. tell me.
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by:AnitaP
ID: 1837946
oups, that was my answer.
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by:Master_Of_house
ID: 1837947
you have to put ftp.something for your hostname (the address still depends on your server),
not www.something. That should be all you need.
Julian

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by:ru
ID: 1837948
how do i upload files using ws_ftp95
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by:alweiner
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You haven't researched the question enough to give us enough information to answer you.  In order to upload files, you need to have a place to upload them to where the owner of the place has given you the correct account/password to upload.  W/o that info (the place, the account, the password), your question is moot.
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by:ru
ID: 1837950
ok i have a xoom account. i made a web page with their page builder. know i have wrote html. i want to upload that html to my web page so i can modify my whole web page.
know my question to you is how do u upload the html. tell me step by step directions on how this is done. thank you
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alweiner earned 10 total points
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Server Address: ftp.xoom.com
     User Name: (Use your XOOM user name)
      Password: (Use your XOOM Password)

The step-by-step directions ay be found right on the xoom help page under the section "Using WS-FTP LE with Zoom"  The address is:

     http://xoom.com/helpcenter/ftp/xoomftp
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by:ru
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THANX A LOT BRO
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