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Cant view my web page on internet (2 posts)

  • Started 7 years ago by bollidarling
  • Latest reply 7 years ago from Scott McGuire
  • bollidarling Member

    Help I am having a problem viewing my web page on the internet. I have loaded my web page files into fetch public_html folder and the program says Im connected. However, the web page does not launch. Instead it shows 3 folders/files as follows
    the web page from my mac
    cgi-bin
    parent directory.

    If I click on folder (web page from my mac) it takes me into the web page. What do I need to do to get the web page to load automatically?

    Posted 7 years ago #

  • Scott McGuire Administrator

    Hi,

    The trick is that instead of uploading the folder (web page from my mac), you need to upload everything that is inside that folder to public_html, but not the folder itself.

    So I would do the following:

    * Connect to the server with Fetch.
    * In the Fetch window, go to public_html and delete the folder (web page from my mac).
    * Then on your Macintosh, open up the folder (web page from my mac), select all the contents, and drag them to the Fetch window.
    * Or, use Fetch's Put command and in it, select the folder contents, not the folder itself.

    Please let us know if this helps. Thanks,

    Scott McGuire
    Fetch Softworks

    Posted 7 years ago #

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