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From: Norvell Robertson Chapter NSDAR <>
Subject: Re: [ROOTSWEB-HELP] FTP
Date: Mon, 9 Feb 2009 08:17:18 -0600
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Thank you for this information; I'm downloading it now.
I do not have Vista.



On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 5:05 PM, Sherri <> wrote:

> Norvell, try Filezilla - it should work with Vista. It's a free download
> from http://www.download.com/FileZilla/3000-2160_4-10308966.html
>
> Sherri
>
>
> From: "Norvell Robertson Chapter NSDAR" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Sunday, February 08, 2009 5:23 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/>;
> >> <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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