Publishing Files on Ampa by FTP from Windows XP

Monday, February 4, 2008

11:29 AM PST

  1. For exposition, the instructions below use the pre-established ITS username, lester.  Substitute your own ITS username wherever it appears in this example.  Send a note to the ITS Lester Lab Help Desk <help@lester-lab.caltech.edu> if you do not have a web directory on the Ampa web server.


  2. Open Microsoft Internet Explorer (not Netscape!) to the URL,


  3. In the Log On As window which appears, type your ITS username, preceded by "ITS\", and enter your ITS e-mail password. Then click the Log On button.


    Note:  If the Log On As window doesn't appear, click the Internet Explorer menu item, File, and select Login As

  4. Double-click the Users folder.

  5. Drag and drop the documents you want to publish into your named folder to upload these files to the Ampa server.