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Setting Up Dreamweaver to Access organization.rice.edu

Setting Up Dreamweaver for the First Time


  • First, after opening Dreamweaver, click Sites > New Site (in the toolbar).

Dreamweaver new site


  • Next, name the site and write the path for your local directory.

Dreamweaver local directory


  • Click the Servers tab on the left, and enter the following information: Server Name: "organization.rice.edu" *; Connect Using: "SFTP" *; SFTP Address: "organization.rice.edu" *; port: 22; username: your username; password: your password; Root Directory: leave it blank, Dreamweaver will automatically go to the home directory of your account; Web URL; leave the default in the field. Next click save.

Dreamweaver Root Directory


  • Successful Connection will take you to a screen which looks like the following.

Dreamweaver Successful Connection


  • To upload and download files/folders from the server, click Sites > Put/Get on the toolbar.

Dreamweaver Put and Get commands


  • To exit the session, click the Disconnect from Remote Server button.

Dreamweaver Disconnect Button




Keywords:Dreamweaver, organization.rice.edu, RUF   Doc ID:74297
Owner:Chris C.Group:Rice University
Created:2017-06-23 14:53 CSTUpdated:2017-06-23 14:54 CST
Sites:Rice University
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