FTP Cyber Duck (Mac OS X)

TO DOWNLOAD/INSTALL AND UPLOAD YOUR WEBSITE USING CYBER DUCK ON MAC OS X

Helpful Hint!

Before you start you will need to have your hostname, FTP username and FTP password which can be found in your online control panel or welcome documentation.

A Downloading & Run Cyberduck

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In order to upload your website to the internet you will need to download an FTP Client.

Download Cyber Duck from here

2

Click the "downloads app" from the dock and open the file you just downloaded

3

Right click on the downloaded app and click Open

4

Agree that you wish to run Cyber Duck from an unidentified developer by clicking Open

5

You can now copy the App onto your Dock

B Connecting to your website via FTP using Cyber Duck

You now need your username,password and hostname for this section

1

Launch Cyber Duck from your Dock

2

Click Open Connection

3

Enter your Hostname, username and password in the relevant boxes and click Connect

Host : ftp.yoursupportservices.co.uk
Username : ftp-username
Password: • • • • • • • • •
ftp.yoursupportservices.co.uk
ftp-username

C Uploading your Website

You will need to know where your website files are located for this section

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Open the WWW folder in the webspace

2

Select Actions Upload

3

Navigate to the Website files on your computer

4

Highlight your site files (left mouse click and drag over the top of them), you will know they are highlighted when they turn blue, then click Upload

5

The Transfers window will advise the status of the upload

6

Browse to your website on the internet to confirm it is displaying correctly on the internet

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