Use the steps below to setup remote FTP access in Dreamweaver on PC and Mac.

Steps to set up FTP in Dreamweaver

  1. Select Site > Manage Sites
  2. Click New to create a new site, or select an existing site and click Edit
  3. In the Site Setup window select Servers
  4. Click + (Add New Server) to add a server or select an existing server and click Edit Existing Server
  5. Enter the following:
    • Server Name: A name. For example, remote
    • Connect Using: Select FTP over SSL/TLS (Implicit Encryption)
    • FTP Address: Your web hosting account’s server name. For example,
    • Username: Your FTP username
    • Password: Your FTP password
    • Root Directory: /public_html/
    • Web URL: Your website url. For example,
  6. Click Save