Using CG-REDI Dropbox

Document created by mathaker on Aug 22, 2014Last modified by mathaker on Sep 18, 2014
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We provide an FTP based dropbox in CG-REDI. The dropbox can be used to upload and download files to share with IOT CDN team.

The following procedure illustrates file transfer (upload or download) between an FTP client and the FTP server in CG-REDI. For illustration purposes, WinSCP FTP client is used on Windows platform. WinSCP can be downloaded from here: WinScp - Free download and software reviews - CNET

Step 1: Connect to CG-REDI using SSL VPN. SSL VPN connection procedure is detailed here: SSL VPN connection to CG-REDI

Step 2: Download and open WinSCP

Step 3: Configure the connection details

-Select FTP as the file protocol

-Input hostname: cgredi-ftp.cdn1.lab

-Username/password: cgredipartner/cgredi-partner

-Click 'Advanced options' check box

-Select 'Connection' from the tree

-Uncheck the tick against the 'Passive mode' box

-Optionally, save the connection information


Step 4: Login to the FTP Server

-Click Login

-Browse to Dropbox as below:

-Upload or download the required file