Spotlight: File transfers with WS_FTP Professional


You can easily save a set of connection options for a site. As you can see, there are a large number of options that can be set. This particular option tab is useful, because you can associate a local folder with the site, and WS_FTP will open that local folder when you connect to the site.

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