Site and FTP Setup

To start a new Web site and upload it to the server, you need to setup a site. In the process you set up the FTP to upload the files to a Web server. Here, you will use your student Web account.

To start the setup:

  1. Start Dreamweaver.
  2. Go to the Site menu > New Site...
  3. Click Site tab. End the Site Name. For the Local Site Folder, select the folder containing the site files. If this is a new site, create a folder as you select the folder. These are for your local computer side.
  4. Now, let's set up the FTP. Click the Servers tab, and then the + sign to add a new Web server information.
    FTP
  5. Enter the following information. The detail instruction is below the image.

    - Server Name: You may name it as you want.
    - FPT Address: Enter edison.seattlecentral.edu
    - Username: Enter your user name from EdNet Login Name List at http://seattlecentral.edu/it-services/student/webacct.php
    user name
    - Password: Last 6-digits of your Student ID Number.
    - Press the Test button. If not connected, check the information.
    - Press Save.
  6. Now you can upload file(s). Select a file(s) to upload, then click on the Upload arrow..

  7. From EdNet Login Name List at http://seattlecentral.edu/it-services/student/webacct.php, click your user ID to go to your site.

  8. Here is the Web site and the index.html page.
    Your Web site

* The details from the college Web master is at http://seattlecentral.edu/it-services/student/webacct.php and you have 20 Mb of space.

** The site will stay while you are registered at the college.