the program of choice for FTP file transfers.
Setting this program up right will make file
transfers very easy and painless. After
installing the program. Make an icon for
ws_ftp.exe and double-click
on it. You'll be presented with a Connect To box.
press Options >> Program Options. You'll
want the following checked:
Save and select Session Options.
Save as Default then Save. Select ASCII
want to add any file extensions you KNOW are text
format that are not listed here. A couple of good
examples are .PL for PERL Scripts and .JAVA for
JAVA Source files.
other buttons are for optional things and can be
ignored for now. Press Exit then Connect.
set up a sample connection. For this example
let's assume you want to connect to NetRunner to upload files
for your website. On the Session Profile screen
Name: NetRunner: My Website
Type: (UNIX) Standard
your username (without the capital "P")
sure Save Password and Auto Save Config are
checked and Anonymous Login is not checked.
Directories should be left blank for now.
SAVE >> OK. You'll now connect to NetRunner
now see a two sided window. On the left is your
local system on the right, ours. On the right
upper pane, scroll until you see
That is where your website is. Double-click on
that and the pane will change. You are now inside
of that directory.
you'll now you'll need to go to the location on
your local system where you keep you webfiles. Do
this by pressing Chgdir on the upper left pane
and typing in the path to the files (i.e.
we're all set up. Move the WS-FTP window to the
center of your screen and press Options again.
Press Save Directory Names and Save Window
Location. Now every time you connect to
NetRunner:Website the screen will look exactly