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* Choose '''Connect to Server...''' from the '''Go''' menu.
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* Launch the Finder and choose '''Connect to Server...''' from the '''Go''' menu.
  
[[Image:WebDavScreenShot_MacOS1.png]]
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[[Image:Osx-connect-to-server.png]]
  
  
* A dialog box called '''Connect to Server''' will appear asking you for the server address.
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* A dialog box called '''Connect to Server''' will appear asking you for the server address.
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[[Image:Osx-webdav-connect.png]]
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* You should type: ''<nowiki>h</nowiki>ttps://upload.scoilnet.ie/<span style="background-color: pink;">school1</span>'' replacing <span style="background-color: pink;">school1</span> with your own school's [[Online Name]].
 
* You should type: ''<nowiki>h</nowiki>ttps://upload.scoilnet.ie/<span style="background-color: pink;">school1</span>'' replacing <span style="background-color: pink;">school1</span> with your own school's [[Online Name]].
 
[[Image:WebDavScreenShot_MacOS2.png]]
 
 
  
 
* You will be prompted for your '''username''' and '''password'''  Enter these and click '''OK''' to continue.
 
* You will be prompted for your '''username''' and '''password'''  Enter these and click '''OK''' to continue.
  
[[Image:WebDavScreenShot_MacOS3.png]]
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[[Image:Oxs-webdav-auth.png]]
  
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* Once you have signed in, the WebDAV share will be mounted on your desktop.  You should copy your website files into the folder named: ''<span style="background-color: pink;">school1</span>.scoilnet.ie'' where <span style="background-color: pink;">school1</span> will be replaced by your own school's [[Online Name]].
  
* Once you have signed in, a new folder will be created on your desktop.  You should copy your website files into the folder named: ''<span style="background-color: pink;">school1</span>.scoilnet.ie'' where <span style="background-color: pink;">school1</span> will be replaced by your own school's [[Online Name]].
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[[Image:Osx-webdav-mounted.png]]
  
 
== Goliath ==
 
== Goliath ==
  
 
Alternatively you can use [http://www.webdav.org/goliath/ Goliath] to upload your files to the server.
 
Alternatively you can use [http://www.webdav.org/goliath/ Goliath] to upload your files to the server.

Latest revision as of 09:25, 7 July 2010

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MacOS X

Apple's MacOS X has native support for WebDAV. In fact, Apple's iDisk service (part of the iMac suite) is provided via WebDAV, so it is no surprise that it is trivial to setup a WebDAV connection in MacOS X.


  • Launch the Finder and choose Connect to Server... from the Go menu.

Osx-connect-to-server.png


  • A dialog box called Connect to Server will appear asking you for the server address.

Osx-webdav-connect.png

  • You should type: https://upload.scoilnet.ie/school1 replacing school1 with your own school's Online Name.
  • You will be prompted for your username and password Enter these and click OK to continue.

Oxs-webdav-auth.png

  • Once you have signed in, the WebDAV share will be mounted on your desktop. You should copy your website files into the folder named: school1.scoilnet.ie where school1 will be replaced by your own school's Online Name.

Osx-webdav-mounted.png

Goliath

Alternatively you can use Goliath to upload your files to the server.