Upload your website using Dreamweaver 8

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Dreamweaver 8 WebDAV Tutorial

This tutorial will guide your Dreamweaver 8 WebDAV set up

  • Select Site and then New Site.

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  • Fill in the site name and then type or cut and paste your schools URL starting with https:// into the URL field i.e. https://upload.scoilnet.ie/schoolname
  • schoolname is to be replaced with your online name.

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  • Accept the default settings shown below and click next.

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  • Unless otherwise needed, Accept the default settings shown below and click next.

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  • In the next window, drop the dropbox down to WebDav type or cut and paste your schools URL starting with https:// into the URL field i.e. https://upload.scoilnet.ie/schoolname.
  • schoolname is to be replaced with your online name.
  • Enter your provided username and password in the appropriate fields.

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  • Press the Test Connection button to make sure the WebDAV connection will be successful. You should recieve the following popup if Dreamweaver is able to connect.

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  • Accept the default settings shown below and click next.

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  • Accept the default settings shown below and click done.

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  • You are now returned to the main Dreamweaver interface. Look for a window called Files, which is usually on the right side of your workspace.

To upload documents first select Remote View from the drop down menu.

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  • Then make sure you have double clicked the schoolname.scoilnet.ie folder and the press the Up arrow, indicated in the picture below. This will ensure the files aer uploaded to the correct directory.

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  • Different versions of this software will work slightly differently, so consult the Dreamweaver documentation for more information.