When you open Fetch, you will see a small window to
enter the site you want to connect to (Figure 1).
Input the following in the fields:
- Host: www.tdl.com
User ID: your login name
- Password: your password
- Directory: Directory: public_html
Click OK and you will connect. Your cursor will
turn into a cool animated dog
You will see a window which looks like Figure 2, below.
The box on the left contains the public_html directory
on our server, and under it is the list of files in that directory. On
the right, are the command buttons and other things such as a progress
To upload your files, click Put File. A window
will come up that looks like Figure 3:
Find the directory that has the files you want to
upload. Do this by selecting the hard drive the files are on (or the
desktop, if that's where you put them) in the drop down box, then navigate
to the proper directory by double-clicking directory names. When you find
the right directory,highlight a file you want to upload, and click
The next window that comes up looks like Figure 4,
You should be sure that you are sending the file in the
proper format. For HTML files, the Format: type should be
text. For pictures, sounds and other downloadable files, the type should
be "raw data", not AppleSingle, BinHex, or MacBinary II. Fetch should
automatically decide that HTML files are text, but it may guess wrong on
some of your files.
For non-text files, check the Format: on the
Put File screen, and change if necessary. After verifying and
changing the format, if needed, click OK, and the file will start
The animated dog returns, and you also get an animated
pie chart that shows your progress.
When it's done, you can click put file again to
put a new file.
You can disconnect from the server by closing the
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