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OFFXP: How to Publish a Web Document to an FTP Site

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For a Microsoft Office 2000 version of this article, see 237828 ( ) .

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This article describes how to publish a Microsoft Office document to a Web server by using the File Transfer Protocol (FTP).

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To publish your Office document by using the File Transfer Protocol (FTP), you must have access to an intranet or Internet FTP site that supports the saving of files. Additionally, you must have access rights to save to this FTP site, and you must add the FTP site to your list of Internet sites.

Add an FTP Site to the List of Internet Sites

Follow these steps to add an FTP site to the list of Internet sites. These steps are the same for any Office XP program:
  1. On the File menu, click Open.
  2. In the Look in box, click Add/Modify FTP Locations.
  3. In the Name of FTP site box, type the name of your FTP site, for example:
  4. To log on to a site that allows anonymous FTP access, click Anonymous.

    Or, to log on to a site where you have user permissions, click User. Type your name, and then type your password if prompted.
  5. Click Add and then click OK.

Publish the Document

After you add the FTP site location to the FTP site list, follow these steps:
  1. Open the document or Office Web that you want to publish.
  2. On the File menu, click Save as Web Page.
  3. In the Save in list, click FTP Locations.
  4. In the list of FTP sites, double-click the site that you want, and then double-click the location where you want to save the document.
  5. In the File name box, type a name for the Web page.
  6. In the folder list, select a location for the Web page.
  7. To change the Web page title (the text that appears in the title bar of your Web browser), click Change Title, type the new title in the Page title box, and then click OK.
  8. Some Office XP programs have additional options for Web publishing. Follow the steps for the program from which you want to save to your FTP site.Excel 2002

    1. Decide whether you want to save as Entire Workbook or Selection: Sheet, and then click Save, or click Publish for advanced Web publishing options.
    2. If you clicked Publish in step a, in the Publish as Web Page dialog box, select the items that you want to publish from the Items to publish list.
    3. Under Viewing options, select the viewing options that you want from the Add interactivity with list.
    4. Select the location that you want to publish to, and then click Publish to publish your Excel Web page.
    PowerPoint 2002

    1. Click Publish.
    2. To select additional Web page formatting and display options, click Web Options, select the options you want, and then click OK.
    3. Click Publish.

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Keywords: KB290298, kbweb, kbhowto

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Article Info
Article ID : 290298
Revision : 3
Created on : 1/31/2007
Published on : 1/31/2007
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