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FTP: How to Connect Using Windows Explorer

Step by Step Walkthrough

  1. Open Windows Explorer (can be done by opening My Computer).
  2. Click on the Address Bar
    Click on the Address Bar
  3. Type ftp.%%Domain%% or ftp.yourdomainname.com.
  4. Press Enter.
    Type the FTP Address in the Address Bar
  5. Type into the prompt that appears:
    • Username: Your FTP username
    • Password: Your FTP user password
  6. Click Log On.
    Put your Username and Password and click Log on
  7. You can now take advantage of the windows interface you are already used to.
    • Click and drag items into the window to upload them.
    • Click and drag items from the window to download them.
    Start clicking and dragging items to upload or download them