people.tamu.edu
Texas A&M University

Posting Files to the Web

Using an Open Access Lab

  1. Log in to an OAL Computer.
  2. Click Start > My Computer > U: > Public_html folder.
  3. Save or move files into the folder.

Using a Virtual Open Access Lab

  1. Visit https://voal.tamu.edu.
  2. Follow the instructions listed on the home page.
  3. Wait for the VOAL to load.
  4. Click Start > My Computer > U:. This opens Windows File Explorer. In Explorer, you can see both your files from your off-campus computer and files from your OAL Home drive.
  5. Copy and paste files from your off-campus computer to your public_html folder located in the U: drive.

Using a Campus Computer (non OAL)

  1. Download a Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) Client.
  2. Use the following SFTP connection options:
    Host: people.tamu.edu
    Username: <Your NetID>
    Password: <NetID Password>
    Port: 22

Using a Computer (non OAL or VOAL)

  1. Establish a Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection. Click Here for instructions on how to do establish this connection.
  2. Download a Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) Client.
  3. Use the following SFTP connection options:
    Host: people.tamu.edu
    Username: <Your NetID>
    Password: <NetID Password>
    Port: 22

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