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Finding web directories- what exactly is it?

by music_happens / May 19, 2006 12:55 PM PDT

I know this is something really simple, but I can't find it.

I'm looking for a file that I am to upload from a sample directory on a certain website. The name of the directory is "sample" I do not have ftp access to the website.... how would I find that file?

what exactly is a directory?

Thanks so much Happy

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Easy one
by acron1 / May 20, 2006 12:53 AM PDT

To get to a directory on a website, just type in the address field on your browser:


For instance, to get to the "Test" directory on Whatever.com, type:


Note the directory name is case sensitive, and the "/" at the end may be mandatory depending on how it is set up.

Good luck!


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Thanks but it's still not working
by music_happens / May 20, 2006 7:54 AM PDT
In reply to: Easy one

I tried what you suggested a "sample" directory is no where to be found on www.ipowerweb.com

Here are my directions:

The test file can be downloaded from the Sample directory at rebaterocks.com

WHat the hell is the problem? Am I going crazy?



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Try this url... seems to work for me
by acron1 / May 20, 2006 10:36 AM PDT
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So what happened?
by acron1 / May 21, 2006 11:45 AM PDT

Did you figure it out?

I'm happy to help more if you need it.


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