FTP Cyber Duck (Windows)

TO DOWNLOAD/INSTALL AND UPLOAD YOUR WEBSITE USING CYBER DUCK IN MICROSOFT WINDOWS XP / VISTA / 7 / 8

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 Cyber Duck

1

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

Download Cyber Duck from here

2

Run the File

Internet Explorer

(I) View Downloads



(II) Select Run

Mozilla Firefox

(I) Save File



(II) Select Download



(III) Run

Google Chrome

(I) Open



(II) Run

B Installing Cyber Duck

You now need to install Cyberduck on your PC

1

Read the Product info screen and click Next

2

Do not tick the button to install bonjour and click Next

3

Do not amend the installation path and click Install

4

Click Finish

C 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 start menu

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

D Uploading your Website

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

1

Open the WWW folder in the webspace

2

Select Actions >> Upload

3

Browse to the folder on your computer where the website files are located

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

5

Click the Choose Button

6

The Transfers window will advise the status of the upload

7

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

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