Dreamweaver

​The SMC Web and Social Media office can provide you with a starter faculty home page that includes all styles and graphics for an approved design. Once you have it on your computer, you can edit your documents in Adobe Dreamweaver.

Instructions on how to set up your files and folders in Dreamweaver.

Connecting to the homepage.smc.edu Server

​Instructions on how to publish and manage your website in Dreamweaver.

Settings for the SMC Server


Server Name: homepage

Connect using: FTP over SSL/TLS (explicit encryption)

FTP Address:homepage.smc.edu

Username: [Your SMC username]

Password: [Your SMC password]

Root Directory: /[website_name]/
(Most likely your name. It will be in the URL of your site, directly after the www.smc.edu web address. No Spaces! Use dashes or underscores.)

Web URL: http://homepage.smc.edu/[website_name]/

Follow​ the Dreamweaver instructions on how to test and sync your files with the server.

More Dreamweaver Video Tutorials

SMC Web Guide


Microsoft Expression Web

(For Faculty Members transitioning from SharePoint Designer.)

From the "Site" menu, go to "Open Site."

Connect using the following settings:

Location: ftps://homepage.smc.edu/[website_name]
(Most likely your name. It will be in the URL of your site, directly after the www.smc.edu web address. No Spaces! Use dashes or underscores.)

In the "Remote Site Editing Options" window. Choose the first option: Edit live site now

Enter your username and password.

User name: [Your SMC username]

Password: [Your SMC password]

This will allow you to edit your site directly on the SMC server.


Connect Directly via FTP

If you would like to connect to the server directly using an FTP Client, please use the following settings:

FileZilla

Protocol: FTP - File Transfer Protocol

Host: homepage.smc.edu

Encryption: User explicit FTP over TLS if available

Logon Type: Normal

User: [Your SMC username]

Password: [Your SMC password]

Download FileZilla

CyberDuck

Connection: FTP-SSL (Explicit AUTH TLS)

Server: homepage.smc.edu 

Port: 21

Username: [Your SMC username]

Password: [Your SMC password]

Download CyberDuck