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FTP (file transfer protocol)


FTP (file transfer protocol) is the main method of up loading files to you web space, it can also be used to make directories etc. Every account comes with at least one FTP login and password, this is the same as you use to login to the control panel.

To FTP into your account you will first need to get a copy of an FTP program, we recommend Cute FTP, which you can get from, or FileZilla Client, which you can get from To set up you FTP client you will need to give it some information about our server, this information is listed below:

Username & Password - This is the same as you choose when you started the account and you will find it in your welcome e-mail.

Host name - or you can use any domain on our system by just entering (no http://). If you would like to have personal ftp server address ie then just make the subdomain ftp for the domian you would like the personal http://ftp.

Host Type - All our servers are Unix based, running Linux operating systems.

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Article ID: 5
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Date added: 27-04-2010 14:19:54
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