SmartFTP - Management

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In this tutorial we will be managing files on an FTP site
Let's go to our Favorites menu and load our site

In this tutorial we will be managing files on an FTP site
Let's go to our Favorites menu and load our site

The first thing we will do is create a new folder. Right click in the remote window

The first thing we will do is create a new folder. Right click in the remote window

Then select New > Folder
You can also press the Insert key on your keyboard

Then select New > Folder
You can also press the Insert key on your keyboard

Type in a name for your name folder and press Enter

Type in a name for your name folder and press Enter

Now let's rename a file. This works just like renaming a file on your computer. Select the file, then when the textarea appears change the name

Now let's rename a file. This works just like renaming a file on your computer. Select the file, then when the textarea appears change the name

Now we will change the permissions on the file. If this file needs to be writable by a web script, you will often need to change the permissions. Right click the file

Now we will change the permissions on the file. If this file needs to be writable by a web script, you will often need to change the permissions. Right click the file

And select Properties / CHMOD

And select Properties / CHMOD

The permissions needed to make a file writable will vary depending on yout server setup. Check with your host to find out what you need

The permissions needed to make a file writable will vary depending on yout server setup. Check with your host to find out what you need

When you have the permissions setup click OK

When you have the permissions setup click OK

Next we will delete the file. All you need to do is select the file and press the Delete key on the keyboard

Next we will delete the file. All you need to do is select the file and press the Delete key on the keyboard