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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by egore24uare7, Nov 14, 2006.

  1. egore24uare7

    egore24uare7 Registered

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    1. If I have a server and an I.P, how do I login into FTP into that server using the i.p or host name as it always fails.

    2. A client of mine generated a full backup from his old host and sent it to me, I have upload it in tar.gz and in WHM it doesn't show up..What's wrong?

    3. Could someone find a good guide on server managment.etc
     
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    egore24uare7 Registered

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    In SmartFTP the pass is always wrong?! I use the root pass..
     
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    Hey,

    1) To logon to the server using its IP, you simply type ftp://IP (example ftp://192.168.1.1). If you are using an FTP program, you simply type the IP as the domain name

    2) You want to make sure you upload the tar.gz in the /home folder and in root WHM go under Backup > Restore a Full Backup/cpmove file and read the directions on that screen.

    3) I recommend that you hire a server mangement company like (http://www.eastsolid.com/?x=management) as not every tutorial in the world beats a live person.

    As for a few helpful websites you can try out http://www.hostgeekz.com/ and http://www.webhostgear.com/

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    HelloAdam Well-Known Member

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    Hey,

    You can't logon to FTP using the username root and root's password. No one can. Its not setup that way. You need to use SSH to do that.

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    Hello egore,

    If you need a complete server management as onetime deal, PM me. Will get back to ya.

    Also, Guarenteed server optimization and security measures..


    Anush
     
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    A quick note, if you want a piece of software that will give you FTP like functionality (and more) and allow you to log in as root take a look at WinSCP:

    http://winscp.net/eng/index.php
     
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