Visual Studio Code/simple-ftp Question

Is there a way to set it so that when I ftp files to the server from VS Code using simple-ftp that they can go to the same file on the server relative to the file they are on inn my local machine or should I use a different upload utility?  If I need to use a different upload utility I am open to suggestions, as long as it works from within VC Code.

Thanks!!!
Bob SchneiderCo-OwnerAsked:
Who is Participating?
 
Dave BaldwinConnect With a Mentor Fixer of ProblemsCommented:
Hmmm... that has never worked with FTP in the last 35 years.  WebMatrix may have been using 'WebDav'.  Or even attaching the web server as a mapped drive if it all belongs to the same organization.  Or maybe WebMatrix was just 'smarter'.
0
 
Dave BaldwinConnect With a Mentor Fixer of ProblemsCommented:
All versions of FTP require you to explicitly select the directory where you want to upload a file.  If it is several levels deep, you have to select each one in sequence.
0
 
Bob SchneiderCo-OwnerAuthor Commented:
Hmmm...when I worked with WebMatrix I simply did a right-click and selected "Upload to Server" or something like that and it updated the correct page...but they took that utility away from me.  :(
0
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

All Courses

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.