Website Hosting and Design


Publishing to a new site with FrontPage

If your shared-IP site has been created, but your domain name is not yet resolving, FrontPage will have a problem publishing to your space in the usual manner.

Generally, publishing to works fine in FrontPage. But because the name is not pointing to your space, FP must use the IP address. For accounts with a dedicated IP (200MB and up), this works fine as the server knows which account to put the files in. If you have a shared IP, however, you will have to use the notation:


to publish to your site, or wait for the name to resolve.

You can also publish using FrontPage's FTP function. Just put:


instead of using the http: method.

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