What is FTP and how do I use it?

FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol and is used for transferring files from one system to another. An FTP (File Transfer Protocol) program is required to transfer the files from your computer to our servers. If you do not have FTP software, a very good freeware version can be downloaded directly from http://www.smartftp.com. Any FTP client will ask for a hostname,

Any FTP client will ask for a hostname, username, and password. The following information is used for Pioneer Telephone: Hostname – ftp.pldi.net Username – your pldi.net username Password – your pldi.net password If your FTP program asks for a directory path, please leave it blank. Your home directory will contain a folder public_html. This folder provides public access to your files and is typically used for a personal website.