Setting up a WEB - FTP server on your own computer using Windows XP Pro:


 

WEB – FTP computer setup (Switch Control Panel to classic view):

  1. Control Panel/Add-Remove Programs/Add-Remove Windows Components/Internet Information Services (IIS): Common Files, Documentation, FTP Service, Internet Information Services Snap-In, World Wide Web Service.

  2. Network Places/Properties/Local Area Connection/Properties/Internet Protocol (TCP-IP)/Properties:  ( If no router; Obtain an IP address automatically)

Use the following IP address: 192.168.1.100

Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0

Default gateway: 192.168.1.254 (router IP address)

Use the following DNS server address:

Preferred DNS server: 151.164.23.201 (same as router)

Alternate DNS server: 151.168.1.8 (same as router)

  1. Control Panel/Windows Firewall/Advanced/Local Area Connection/Settings:

FTP Services

Remote Desktop

Web Server (HTTP) If using default port 80 if not /Add:

            Discription of service:    Web Server Port 1100

            Name or IP address...:  Technical (actual computer name or IP address)

            External Port ………:   1100

            Internal Port ……….:   80

  1. Control Panel/Windows Firewall/Exceptions:

File and Print Sharing.

Remote Assistance.

 

Internal IP:        ftp://192.168.1.100                  External IP:       ftp://66.142.207.225

                        http://192.168.1.100:1100                                http://66.142.207.225:1100

 

  1. Control Panel/Administrative Tools/Internet Information Services/“computer name” (Local Computer)/Web Sites/Default Web Site/Properties/Home Directory: Make changes as needed like *Directory Browsing.

* In order to view folders; the default Documents must be removed form the Home Directory folder or from the Default Documents list.

            (Set to Port 80)

To enable User & PW uncheck under Directory Security/Edit; (no) Anonymous Access.

 

  1. Control Panel/Administrative Tools/Internet Information Services/“computer name” (Local Computer)/FTP Sites/Default FTP Site/Properties/Home Directory: Make changes as needed like Write.

            (Set to Port 21)

To enable User & PW uncheck under Security Accounts; (don’t) Allow Anonymous Connection.




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