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Lab Assignment: Moving
your Web pages
to http://stuweb.csub.edu/~yourRunnerName/ using FTP and
web pages with Microsoft Word
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|A GS104a Instructor will be
computer lab, lower level of library, to help if needed. Check
instructors office hours.
Review of terms from
GS104a assignments and some new terms. Many you know and have in
The terms with an "*" you will be expected to be able to define and
without accessing other sources. Check with a GS104 instructor or
the class assistant if you need help with these terms. In
the class and text documentation you can
also check this Glossary,
or Google for
help with definitions and problems you may not find.
- Old DOS filename format
Instructor choice-- Class Demo of Audacity]
will review how to move our
web materials to the
. Make sure you understand
the vocabulary terms from the last lab
(A) Check your web site: Your web site
should be structured somewhat like the following and the links should
(B) FTP: Application to move files between
computers on the
the method we will use in class to move our web pages and pictures from
our computer/disk/flashdrive to the http://stuweb.csub.edu/~yourRunnerName/.
There are many FTP programs but we
will use the one used available in
the CSUB labs, WS_FTP95 LE. Documentation on how to use this program is
(If you don't have WS_FTP
on your computer follow these steps. If you have WS_FTP skip to C)
You can download the FTP
program from CSUB's site.
Copy and paste this into the URL, address for a web page
Double Click on the PC folder
Double Click the Win32 folder
Double Click the FTP Client folder
Double Click the WS_FTP LE folder
Double Click the 5.08 folder
You can drag the ws_ftple.exe folder then double click
instructions--remember to check you are a student when you
install the program.
From this you can probably see that with new browsers
you can use the
browser as the FTP program but we will use ws_ftple.exe. It gives
clearer idea of what is going on and the browser FTP doesn't seem to
work in all situations.
Open WS_FTP95 LE, log on academic.csub.edu
name and password and transfer your welcome file and picture to the web
during lab. Do the same with your other pages and pictures as you
complete your other pages.
[Class Demo and
steps in class to create] Moving your web files to the
CSUB student web server. Be sure and move all your web files to
server. These should include the
resume.htm page your portfolio.htm
page and all pictures, graphic files, sound files, etc. that appear on
|Account names have been
created on http://stuweb.csub.edu/~yourRunnerName/
using your RunnerMail email address up to the "@" sign as the
name for your space on the web server.
All passwords are set to one of the following:
Your RunnerMail user name
Given to you by your instructor
****BE SURE AND LET YOUR INSTRUCTOR KNOW ASAP
IF YOUR SERVER USER ID AND PASSWORD
DOES NOT WORK*****
(a) Using WS_FTP_LE go through the steps for Windows XP in the
(D) Web Pages
from Microsoft Word: Open your resume created earlier in
Microsoft Word. Word is not perfect for
creating web pages but for quick and simple formatting it does
fine. Remove any items you might not want
on the web (phone number
if yours is unlisted, address?).
(b) After completing the steps in "a" check to
make sure your web page is available from the Internet. Start any
browser and go to:
|NOTE: If your web site pages work on a PC
but does not work properly after moving it to
the web check the following:
Are all your web page documents on the server?
Are your files named appropriately?
Remember the safest format is 8.3. This file naming format
no caps, spaces or special characters and originally limited to an 8
character name and a 3 character extension identifying the application.
NOTE: sometimes the FTP program shows
upper case for files even if the files are lower case. You can select
file then choose Rename to change a file name
If you changed the file names to 8.3 for
the web did you remember to
the links on your web pages to these new file names?
On your resume using the link
tool add a link back to your homepage.
Choose File/Save as Web Page...
In the Save as dialog
box rename the
filename as resume.html
Find your My CSUB Web folder and save it in the
Start WS_FTP LE,
click once on using the Rename
button change the name of your resume.htm
you just created to resume.html and
transfer to the WWW folder on the
server. The new resume.html will
replace the old resume.html. Open any browser and check your web
site and resume.
We will continue making changes and adding to your web sites for the
rest of the quarter. In all cases you will do this as you did
with the resume above
(2) Dictionary: Make sure you have the terms with an
"*" defined and a good example where relevant. You have defined
most of these
terms previously in your dictionary. Improve on previously
defined terms if possible and define new terms in your own words (not
just copy and
another source). Your definitions should be clear, complete and
understandable to someone like your
self who is not in this class. Your understanding the
concept is the goal for creating definitions. If you do not
understand a concept ask fellow class members then your instructor if
Review new additions to Computers
and Society Links.
Your assignment in
red above, must be posted on
server http://stuweb.csub.edu/~yourRunnerName/ before the
beginning of the next