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From: Pat Asher <>
Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] FTP Access
Date: Sun, 08 Mar 2009 09:56:29 -0400
At 01:01 AM 3/8/2009, wrote:
>"The folder 'ftp://users.freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/genealogy' is
>read-only because the proxy server is not set up to allow full access.
>"To move, paste, rename, or delete files, you must use a different proxy.
>For information on changing your proxy, contact your administrator."
>I am using Windows Vista with the XP downgrade and IE 7,0. I have checked the
>security and IE browse settings, to no avail. How can the proxy server be
As Ron pointed out, the correct name for the subdirectory is "genealogy_html"
Because "users.freepages.rootsweb.com" is redirected to
"users.freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com" the security settings in
Vista may be objecting when you try to change directories. Add
"ancestry" to the URL so you are not accessing the redirect.
For the password, try entering it in the URL, i.e.