MSUM offers students access to SWS for web publishing needs. To request access to SWS please click here.
1: How do I edit my web site after I create an SWS account?
You may use any web page editor that supports WebDAV. One example on campus is Dreamweaver. Instructions on connecting Dreamweaver to your SWS account can be found here.
2: How do I upload and download a web page on my Windows computer?
Please follow the how-to here* to view details on how to upload and manage your files on a Windows PC.
3: How do I upload and download a web page on my Mac computer?
Please follow the how-to here to view details on how to upload and manage your files on a Mac.
4: I have a composed web site on my computer, how do I upload it to SWS?
Follow the how-to document for either Windows* or Mac on how to connect and upload files to your SWS site.
5: How do I get help with SWS?
You can contact support at email@example.com.
6: How do I put sounds on my web site?
Simply upload the music file, and make a link to it.
7: Does SWS support MS Frontpage Extensions?
No, we do not support MS Frontpage Extensions. This product is no longer supported by Microsoft.
8: What dynamic web content can I utilize?
The current SWS supports CGI scripts and php.
9: Does SWS support any streaming multimedia?
No, streaming multimedia requries immense amounts of bandwidth, and SWS is not intended for these purposes.
10: How do I make my filenames link properly?
First, check that there are no mispellings in the file that you are linking from, then check you have the casing on the filename correct. All filenames on SWS are case-sensitive.