instructions for uploading to photolab
What is FTp?
An FTP Client is software that is designed to transfer files
back-and-forth between two computers over the Internet. In this
case, from yours to ours. FTP client software needs to be installed
on your computer and can only be used with a live connection to the
FTP is the simplest and most secure
way to exchange files over the Internet. Whether you know it or
not, you most likely use FTP all the time for downloading MP3s, for
example. Some people find traditional FTP software not very user
Get started using FTP
1. first, you need ftp software on your computer. try these...
Download and install one of these free FTP programs for Mac or
PC, if you donít already have one.
2.next you need the password from us
Contact us by phone to set up your order and receive your password:
You will need to have credit card payment information ready when you
3. Prepare your
Place your files in a folder with your last name as the folder name.
(I put my folder on my desktop for easy finding.)
4. After the
upload is complete, email us to place your order
To officially place your order, email us to let us know you have uploaded the files.
email@example.com. Tell us with lots of detail what you
want us to do. Include things like, print size, paper type, surface and
Please include your best phone number as well. If we are
shipping back to you, please add your shipping address and shipping
method. Let us know if you are working with a deadline.
Just have a few prints simple prints
Try our consumer photo ordering site -
same lab, same quality.
Quick easy uploading and ordering.
1. Address is also called Host or Server
2. Username is sometimes called ID
3. Error messages? check spelling, no caps, try disabling your firewall