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Personal Websites - Upload to (Mac)

This article explains how to upload content to using Cyberduck.

This step-by-step tutorial assumes you are using Cyberduck, an STFP client for Mac OS X.

Getting connected to

  1. Go to Macintosh HD > Applications > Cyberduck.
  2. Click Open Connection
  3. Select SFTP (SSH File Transfer Protocol)
  4. Fill in the information below
    • Server:
    • Username: CNetID
    • Port: 22
  5. Click Bookmark > New Bookmark and save this new connection for future use.

Uploading content to

  1. Go to Macintosh HD > Applications > Cyberduck.
  2. Click on the Bookmark.
  3. Note: You will be prompted for your password.
  4. Double-click on the folder named public_html.
  5. To copy content to your webspace, simply drag and drop files to public_html.
    • Please avoid spaces and punctuation other than . - _ in filenames.
  6. To test the file that was just uploaded, open up a web browser and go to
    • Note: The filename is case sensitive.

Keywords:web, sftp, cyberduck,   Doc ID:15895
Owner:Paul B.Group:University of Chicago
Created:2010-11-30 19:00 CDTUpdated:2017-03-20 07:20 CDT
Sites:University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Sandbox
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