What is the HTTP path to my image

Category: File Management

SteveyC
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2013-03-23 1:37 pm EST

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Hi,
I am trying to create a custom 'buy now' button on Paypal and need to provide Paypal with the path to the image on the server. I've uploaded the image via control panel using the file manager to the server and placed it in a folder called 'paypal button' under the 'public html' path. However after numerous attempts at trying to navigate to the file via http, i've been unsuccessful and am unsure of how the path would be resolved. I would be grateful for any help you can provide to indicate what the correct path would be.

Kind regards
SteveyC

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johnpaulb-imhs1
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2013-03-25 11:11 am EST
Hello SteveyC,

Thank you for your question. When you are trying to locate a file within a folder in your public_html folder, the path will be like this:
domain.com/folder1/image.jpg

This is the same path as:
/public_html/folder1/image.jpg

So according to your information, your image path will be similar to:
http://domain.com/paypal button/buy_now.jpg

If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.
Thank you,

-John-Paul

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