File Transfer - Dos FTP - Connecting and Uploading through MS-DOS Prompt
Sometimes you may want to connect using the command line. To do so, open the command line and type: (ftp domainname.com). Do not type the paranthesis.



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Type in your username and press enter.



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Type in your password and press enter. Your password will not be displayed as you type.



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Once logged in, you will see the ftp prompt.



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Type (cd public_html) and press enter. Be sure to not type the paranthesis.



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Before we can upload files, we must specify the local directory where your files are. Type (lcd local directory) and press enter. Again, without the paranthesis. Example: (lcd c:\\foldername)



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Type (put filename.ext) and press enter. Do not type the paranthesis. The filename you specified will be uploaded. ext is the last 3 letters of a filename.



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