- Web and SQL Server Account Requests:
If you would like a web or SQL Server account on either our web server
(carus) or SQL Server (decius). Please consult your tutor in the
first instance. Your tutor should be able to arrange this for
you by contacting the On Line Services Team.
- Uploading files to the webserver (carus) using FTP
To transfer you files to the web server you can use any ftp client
such as, WsFTP, CuteFTP, or Internet Explorer. Please enter the
hostname, username and password using the details shown below.
Please enter your network/email password.
- URL to view your website using Internet Explorer (Staff
- Web Databases:
If you intend to develop a web database application using an Access
database you should find an access database file located within
your personal directory under the subdirectory called "Writable"
or "Wfolder" called your "usename.mdb", or
However, you may need a DSN (Data Source Name) setting up before
you start developing your application. Please consult your tutor.
- Access Data Source Name:
If you you are using a DSN type connection to your Access database?
Your Access database DSN should be referenced using the following
- Web Database Applications using SQL Server database
If you wish to develop your web database application using a SQL
Server database, you will need access to your own SQL Server database
on (decius). If you do not have a access to SQL Server please consult
your tutor. Your tutor should be able to arrange this for you
by contacting the On Line Services Team.
- SQL Server Data Source Name:
Please refer to your SQL Server DSN using the following format:
- For urgent queries please contact the Online Services Team
on Ext: 4232/4233