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|Secure FTP Software|
To receive a new account for an organization or access an organization’s existing account, webmasters must obtain permission from the relevant class officer or club president. The class officer or club president must email Janice Murphy-Wallace at the AYA.
Default Account Size: 75mb (more space is available on an as-needed basis)
To access your account on our server, you will need to use an ftp program that uses the SSH protocol. The AYA has software available for both mac and pc here.
e.g.: Yale University and the AYA do not endorse and are not responsible for the content of this website.
Classes and clubs have three address options.
These domains will work with any class and club accounts on the server.
For example, a class website address could look like
www.yaleclasses.org/yc1979. A club website could look like
Groups may also purchase their own domain names and direct them to their accounts on our server, however, due to Yale ITS policies, these domain names cannot use Yale’s DNS servers.
For Yale-related images for your site, you are welcome to check out the Office of Public Affairs Online Image Database. If you use an image, please be sure to credit Michael Marsland/Yale
To request an image at a higher resolution (300 dpi for print, for example), please send an email with the image name, along with height or width if applicable to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yale's RIS department has the following sets of graphics available. To obtain these graphics for use on Yale alumni organization websites, please contact email@example.com.
Webmasters are now able to control password protection for their own sites. Information is available at www.aya.yale.edu/online/htaccess.htm.
The new web server has perl, php, and mysql installed. Requests
Cgi scripts must be placed in a cgi-bin directory in your account.
We also have a standard cgi script available for sending form data over email. Details will be available soon, for now, please contact Janice Murphy-Wallace, firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will need to use file transfer software that use the SSH protocol to connect to the Yale server. The AYA has made software available to class and club webmasters.
You can download a copy of the software as well as instructions for configuring your new ftp client. Software is available for both Macintosh and Windows platforms. (Right-click or click and hold and select "Save Target As..." to download documentation)
|Software for Mac (Classic)||Software|
|Software for Mac (Carbon)|
If you have any questions regarding this process, you may contact email@example.com.
Thank you for taking the time to make these changes and for your ongoing work on your website. We appreciate your efforts and wish you the best with your web work.