Knowledgebase : Technical > Connecting Via FTP
In order to connect to your website via FTP, you will need some sort of FTP client software. FTP client software comes with many different features and prices, but Woollybear.com recommends the use of WS_FTP. You will also need to know your login (also r...
Open your WS_FTP application. Create a new site definition. To do this, click "connect", and then "create site". Enter a "friendly" name to call the site, and click "next". Enter your IP address (or "ftp.domain.com", without "quotes")in the field named...
Other software, including Cute FTP, Absolute FTP, and many others should only require three things:The hostname (ftp.domain.com) or IP Address to connect. The password for the account. The login or userid associated with the hostname.Once you have this in...
Upon logging into your account, you are restricted to only your account and cannot move outside of your account. When you log in, you are in what is known as the "root" of your account. In here there are several miscellaneous files and directories, all of...
Yes, all FTP activity is monitored and recorded in the your log that can be downloaded thru your cpanel.
Using your IP address (209.15.xxx.xxx) is the preferred entry for your hostname, but ftp.yourdomain.com will work as well. We prefer that you use your IP address because in the event you are transferring your domain to us, you can still connect to your si...