Dreamweaver: Configure a Remote Server with FTP Credentials


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Configuring a remote server with FTP credentials

Once you've completed and tested your PHP-based site on your local computer, you can deploy it to your remote site. I'll start by showing you how to configure the remote site, and how to set it up to work with the remote site over FTP, or File Transfer Protocol. For the purpose of this demonstration, I'm using an FTP server called FileZilla. It's a Windows-based, free FTP server which you can get from the web, and it's very easy to set up and install. I've configured a single user on the server.

The name of the user is ftpuser, and I'll show you that under Shared folders, it's pointing to a folder named remote, under my web root. So for demonstration purposes, I'm working with the same installation of Apache, MySQL, and PHP, as I am for my local server, but I'm pointing to a different directory. I'll close the User configurationscreen in FileZilla and then minimize it to keep it running. Now, if you're working on Mac OS X, you can instead use...

Configuring a remote server with FTP credentials
Video duration: 4m 42s 4h 55m Intermediate Updated Jun 12, 2012

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Configuring a remote server with FTP credentials provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Gassner as part of the Dreamweaver with PHP and MySQL

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