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CoffeeCup Free FTP - FTP Client for Microsoft Windows

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CoffeeCup Free FTP Overview:

CoffeeCup Free FTP is a popular FTP Client for transferring large files.  It is free -- provided at no charge.  It is the free version of CofeeCup Direct FTP.  You can download it from www.coffeecup.com or from sites like www.tucows.com or www.download.com.

You can connect to one site at a time, but can keep settings for multiple sites to be used later.

Key Settings:

FTP Host/Address = follows this format: users.ispname.com

Initial Remote Directory = Typically, no directory, initial remote directory or path.

Login/UserID = your username@ispname.com which will route you to the right directory.

Personal Website URL = The address of your website will follow this format: http://users.ispname.com/username

 

Manage your FTP Sites & Get Connected:

The main window of CoffeeCup Free FTP is shown below.

Click the Connect button to Manage your FTP Sites or to connect to your FTP Personal Web Space.

 

After clicking the Connect button the following screen appears.

The Edit Server button lets you change settings for an FTP server already in the list.

The Add Server button lets you add your Personal Site settings if you have not already done so

Either button leads to a screen like the following.

Address = follows this format: users.ispname.com. No directory, initial remote directory or path.

Login = follows this format: username@ispname.com (which will route you to the right directory)

Note: Personal Website URL: The address of your website will follow this format: http://users.ispname.com/username This is the web address where other people will go to see your website.

Click the Cool button to keep these settings for future use.

 

Once your settings are configured, click the Cool button to connect to your FTP Personal Web Space.

 

Transfer Files and Folders:

Once connected, the window on the right changes.

The window on the right displays all the files on your FTP site.

The window on the top-left displays all the files on your computer.

To transfer files, "drag-and-drop" files between the bottom-left window and the right window.

 

Disconnect from the FTP Server:

When you have finished transferring files, you can disconnect from the FTP server by clicking Servers->Disconnect from servers, or by simply clicking the Disconnect button at the top.

 

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