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Third-Party Web Site Creation and FTP Documentation for Your Shared Hosting Account Web Site

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Last Updated: February 18, 2009 10:49 AM

Numerous third-party applications exist for the creation and/or uploading of files to your Windows or Linux shared hosting account Web site. To use these applications, you will need the following FTP settings on hand:

FTP User Name
The user name for your hosting account.
FTP Password
The password for your hosting account.
Web Site URL
Remote Web Site Location or Remote FTP Host
Depending on your FTP application, any of the following may be valid:
  • ftp://NNN.NNN.NNN.NNN
  • ftp://ftp.NNN.NNN.NNN.NNN/
  • ftp.nnn.nnn.nnn.nnn
Root Directory
Leave blank or enter a subdirectory off the root.

For help with a specific FTP application, see the following resources: