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From: "Janelle Martin" <>
Subject: Re: [ROOTSWEB-HELP] FTP
Date: Sun, 8 Feb 2009 15:38:27 -0800
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Looks like you mistyped the slashes in the line.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Norvell Robertson Chapter NSDAR" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, February 08, 2009 2:23 PM
Subject: Re: [ROOTSWEB-HELP] FTP


> Thank you for responding.
>
> Just tried this and still receive "550 Can't change directory to
> /ftp:/users.rootsweb.com/public_html: No such file or directory"
>
> Could it be the FireFox' FTP?
> what FTP program do you use?; the ones I once used no longer
> operate on the newer computers.
>
>
>
> On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 2:11 PM, Judy Florian <> wrote:
>
>> I don't know Firefox ftp, but the address to ftp (upload) to the "www"
>> type account is:
>>
>> ftp://users.rootsweb.com/public_html
>> (you don't use the regular http: URLs for rootsweb)
>>
>> User ID= account.... so put in your account name, msnrcdar
>>
>> Then put in your Password wherever it asks for it. (don't tell us what
>> it
>> is)
>>
>> If you still can't get it to 'go', write back to the List. Someone will
>> help.
>>
>> Judy
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 2:06 PM, Norvell Robertson Chapter NSDAR
>> <> wrote:
>> > Please someone explain to me what I'm doing wrong -
>> > I think I'm following the directions correctly, yet I'm
>> > continually
>> > getting error 550 stating 'directory does not exist'.
>> >
>> > How can I upload our DAR chapter's site to Rootsweb?
>> >
>> > I'm using e-mail address for this so registered it
>> > as
>> > the ID for Rootsweb, yet I think they changed it (???) - their message
>> > shows: U s e r I D: msnrcdar
>> >
>> > Which one do I use as the account name? - I've tried each.
>> > is one actually the account name and the other the log-in name?
>> >
>> > Should I use www.rootsweb.com or http://www.rootsweb.com or
>> > http://www.rootsweb.com/ or
>> > http://www.rootsweb.com/~msnrcdar/<http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Emsnrcdar/>;
>> <http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Emsnrcdar/>or
>> > ???
>> >
>> > Where do I show the Server type: Unix ???
>> >
>> > What does this mean? Account Name: Your user account name (stcounty)
>> >
>> > Is this supposed to be added? Directory: public_html
>> >
>> > Please tell me what I'm doing wrong.
>> >
>> > I've been using FireFox' FTP.
>> >
>> > Thanks in advance for any help you all can give me.
>> >
>>
>
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