you need to understand how the Web sites and their addresses
for 3net accounts. The web address (also called the URL)
of your site is in the form:www.3net.com.au/~username Example:
Entering the above
URLs in any browser will display the page (html file)
called index.html which has been placed in the public_html
directory in your workspace. The file of your starting html
page in that directory must be named index.html exactly.
After you have
created your web pages on your PC and checked that they
function correctly, you are ready to upload your html and
graphic files onto the 3net server
to be present on the World Wide Web.
This tutorial uses
WS_FTP, the very user friendly FTP program.
WS_FTP comes in a freeware version for non-commercial use.
You can download
WS_FTP from the belowing
for Win 95/98/2000/NT
When WS_FTP has
been downloaded and setup, connect to the 3net
and run WS_FTP.
This should bring
up the Session Properties window.
Click on New, to create a new profile for ftp.3net.com.au.
*Put in the host name (ftp.3net.com.au),
*Your userid (usually the part before the @ symbol in your
email address), and
*Your password, making sure these are all in lowercase letters.
(You can tick the Save Password option if you do not want
the password for this space each time you open it.).
To connect click
a screen will appear with your local files on the left hand
and the remote files on the right hand side.
The white icons
are files, the yellow icons are folders (or directories).
To enter a directory, double click on the yellow icon. To
go back up a directory,
double click on the green arrow pointing upwards.
To upload a file,
create a public_html folder on the the right hand side by
and enter public_html then click OK.
Double click on
the public_html. On the left hand-side select the file to
by clicking it once to highlight it, then click on the arrow
pointing to the right
This will activate
the upload into your 3net's web space. A transfer window
appear showing you the status of the transfer.
When the file transfer
is completed you will notice that the file uploaded now
appears on the right hand-side of the screen.
files uploaded are now ready to be viewed on the Internet.
You can view these pages at http://www.3net.com.au/~usename