How do I configure Dreamweaver to publish to an AddOn Domain?

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bej
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2011-10-19 11:18 am EST

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I created an addon domain name but have no idea how to upload the files using dreamweaver CS3.

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Tim S.
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2011-10-19 11:57 am EST
Hi bej,

Thanks for posting your question. You need to configure Dreamweaver to publish specifically to the add-on domain. You can follow the following tutorial to do so, however you will need to change some of the settings:

http://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/website/dreamweaver/dreamweaver-cs5-how-to-configure-server-settings

Server Name: Enter a name for this server
Connect using: Choose FTP
FTP Address: Enter your primary domain name here
Username and Password: Enter your cPanel username and password
Root Directory: /public_html/youraddondomain.com (replace this with the root folder you set up for the add-on domain)
Web URL: This will auto fill in for you when you enter a root directory. Please be sure to remove "public_html" from the Web URL so that it only reads http://yourdomain.com
More Options - Use Passive FTP: Select "Use Passive FTP"

I hope this helps! Let me know if you need further assistance. Thanks!

Tim S.

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Thank you for your help...it really helped...the problem I now have is that in order to get to it, I have to type the add on domain first then the main domain... I thought it would just be the add on domain as one url.
rejji76
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2013-11-18 5:31 pm EST
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