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  • Where can I get a SCP/SFTP client?

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:35 am by InterServer Staff

    A windows SCP/SFTP client is available from http://winscp.sourceforge.net/eng/. You can also download Version 3.3 at http://mirror.trouble-free.net/windows/winscp330setup.exe.

    Where can I get an FTP client?

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:35 am by InterServer Staff

    We suggest WS_FTP. This program and many others can be found at www.tucows.com

    Where do I upload my pages to be seen on the web?

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:35 am by InterServer Staff

    You should upload your pages to your public_html directory. The public_html is web viewable.

    What is FTP?

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:34 am by InterServer Staff

    FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol and can be used to transfer your files form your hard drive to our web server.

    What is the difference between ASCII and BINARY?

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:34 am by InterServer Staff

    Upload text and CGI documents in ASCII mode. Images, sounds etc. should be uploaded in BINARY mode.

    Using FileZilla To Upload a Website.

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:30 am by InterServer Staff

      Once you have purchased hosting and a domain name, you will want to get some content onto your site. One of the best ways to do that is with ftp. Although many people use a script in their hosting account's control panel to install a content management system such as Wordpress, and then create all their content through the editor in their Wordpress installation, there are definite advantages to being familiar with ftp. Ftp is a very robust protocol which is great for large uploads. You c   [...]

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    Using FTP over TLS

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:30 am by InterServer Staff

    TroubleFree servers (Linux/FreeBSD) Support FTP connections over TLS. Many common FTP programs do not support FTP over TLS however. Some examples which do are lftp (linux/freebsd) and SmartFTP (windows). FTP over TLS will give you 128 bit encryption over TLSv1. You should pick ftp over ssl explicit. If you are behind a firewall you may need to open ports 131 and 194. Important NOTE: You must connect to FTP over TLS using the server hostname not your domain name. The SSL certificate is generated    [...]

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