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

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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.
  • 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 suer you have double clicked the schoolname.scoilnet.ie folder and the press the Up arrow, indicated in the picture below.

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