PC with Windows 95/98 connecting through a standard ISP without Netscape
Follow these steps
Note: Unless otherwise noted, when told to type a command, never include the quotes that surround the command in what you type.
  1. Connect to the Internet through your ISP. If you are viewing a printed or saved copy of this document, verify that you are connected by accessing our homepage at http://netmar.com/. Then press your browser's BACK button.
  2. Select Start->Run (press the Start button and click on "Run...")
  3. In the "Run" box, type "ftp login.netmar.com" and press ENTER or click on the OK button.
  4. When prompted, enter your 3-8 character Netmar username and press ENTER. Please note that this is ONLY a 3 to 8 character single word in all lowercase letters with no spaces. You selected it when your ordered your account. It is indicated at the top right-hand corner of any of your invoices and is also shown in the introductory email you were sent when your account was first setup.
  5. When prompted for your password, enter a dash character, followed by your Netmar password. Your password will not appear when entered, so type carefully! Do not enter any spaces anywhere on the password line, just a dash and the password. If your password were "apple," you would enter "-apple". Press ENTER.
  6. At the next "ftp>" prompt type "cd www" and press ENTER.
  7. At the next "ftp>" prompt type "lcd DIRNAME" replacing DIRNAME with the location on your computer where your webpages are housed. If your webpages were located in C:\data\website, you would type, "lcd c:\data\website" at the prompt. Press ENTER.
  8. If the next file you are going to upload is an HTML (webpage) or plain text file, type "asc" and press ENTER. Otherwise, type "bin" and press ENTER.
    Note: You can use the "ldir" command to list the files in the current directory on your computer.
    • Type "put FILENAME" replacing FILENAME with the name of the file you want to upload and press ENTER.
      Type "prompt" and press ENTER and then type "mput *.html *.htm" to upload all of your HTML files at once.
      Type "prompt" and press ENTER and then type "mput *.gif *.jpg" to upload all of your image files at once.
    • If you have subdirectories (sub-folders) on your website, type "lcd FOLDER " (where FOLDER is the name of the folder) followed by "mkdir FOLDER " and ENTER then "cd FOLDER " and ENTER. Then repeat steps 8 and 9 for all of the files in that directory.
    • Repeat steps 8-10 until all of your files are uploaded.