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More information is available for system administrators in the System Administrators Guide.


You will need two tools: a text editor, in order to edit text files, and a FTP client, in order to transfer files from your machine to your server.

Text editor

Here are a few well-known text editors:


Note: do NOT use a word processor, such as Microsoft Word or Write when editing text files.

FTP client

FTP is short for "File Transfer Protocol", meaning the standard way used to transfer files from a computer to a web-host.