Files which have a name beginning with a period (.) are not displayed by default in most FTP clients. To view and edit these, you will generally need to enable the display of them in your client.
Articles in this section
- What is FTP?
- What information needs to be entered into a FTP or web design program in order to upload files?
- How do you change the password for FTP access?
- Do you recommend any FTP programs?
- What is a FTP user and how do you create one?
- What is an FTP snapshot?
- My FTP program is having some problems connecting to the server, how do you troubleshoot this?
- When the files are uploaded to the server they are corrupted, what might be causing this?
- How do I view hidden files such as .htaccess in an FTP client?
- Do you offer anonymous FTP?