Resources: FTP Access
You can connect to School of Geosciences FTP site via the Windows or an alternative FTP client or by entering the ftp address in your web browser. School users requiring access should contact . Out of school users must get a userid and password from their contact within the school. Anonymous access is not permitted.
If you have problems, please contact your contact within the school or
- Internet Explorer 6 users should enter ftp://wegener.uoa.abdn.ac.uk at the address line or click on this link (you may need to click refresh to get the login screen), and then provide the supplied userid and password. Download step-by-step procedure.
- Internet Explorer 7 should enter ftp://firstname.lastname@example.org (where userid is the supplied ftp account name) at the address line and then provide the supplied userid and password. For easier file management, click Page and then click Open FTP Site in Windows Explorer. Download step-by-step procedure
- Firefox users should download and install the FireFTP login. Download step-by-step procedure..
If you have problems, you may have to disable passive ftp in your Web browser and it is recommended that you enable folder view. Your firewall may also prevent access. If you are unable to make the required changes, consider using an ftp client.
Using FTP software is a less troublesome method of connecting than via the web and is strongly recommended. You can use commercial clients such as SmartFTP and CuteFTP (both chargeable) or a free client such as CoreFTP. Download step-by-step procedure for CoreFTP
Alternatively you can use the windows ftp client (usually installed automatically with Windows) in a command prompt window. Download step-by-step procedure