Step 1: Session Properties
Launch the wsftp application. You should see
the window illustrated above (Figure 1) but most of your fields should be
empty. Enter the following information:
- Profile Name: TDL Web Server
- Host Name/Address: shell5.tdl.com
- Host Type: Automatic detect
- User ID: your login name
- Password: your password
If you prefer you can check "Save Pwd." which
will save your password so you won't have to enter it every time you use
ws_ftp. If you share your computer with someone else you may not want to
check that. Make sure that you DO NOT check "Anonymous."
Step 2: Connect
Now you're ready to connect. Click on OK.
You'll see a window that looks similar to Figure 2, below:
The left hand side window lists is the contents of the
current directory of your computer. The right hand side window lists the
contents of your home, ot the current directory on our server.
Step 3: Uploading Files
First you should locate the file you want to upload
from your computer. Navigate through the directories on your PC in
thewindow on the right, find the your document (or documents) and click to
Now you'll need to change to the public_html directory
in your account on our server. It's in the right hand window. Double click
You should see something similar to Figure 3, below:
Click on the button with the arrow pointing to the
right located in the middle of the window. Your document will be
uploaded and appear in the right hand side window. You may download just
as easily using the right side for source, the left for where you want the
files to copy to, and the right to left arrow. Clicking on a file name
with the right mouse button will give you another menu of commands such as
You should see soemthing similar to Figure 4, below:
Step 4: Finishing Up
When you have finished, simply click Close to
disconnect from the server, and exit to exit the ws-ftp program.
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