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top solid cloud files

Unread post by OMG » Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:30 pm

Hello

We have 7 Top Solid licences installed in two different geographic locations and we want that all 7 users to work in the same "Projects" folder located somewhere in cloud. We found a cloud storage provider (https://hostico.com/) which offers ftp access to a folder I've created in their cloud but I couldn't browse this folder from Top Solid and I can't locally map a ftp location to see it like a disk in My Computer, with a letter assigned.

Which is the procedure in a situation like that?

Thanks

Mitica

later edit: any other solution is accepted, I'm not stuck into the ftp idea :)
Last edited by OMG on Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:05 pm, edited 2 times in total.

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Re: top solid cloud files

Unread post by Todd » Mon Jan 21, 2019 2:10 pm

I have mapped a drive to a FTP site before it works. But I would not suggest working from a file in the cloud it would be slow. Also make sure your Standards library are using the same map drive letter and setup a synchronize with cloud files. Best way to do this as I see it would be to take the file from the FTP to local file structure that matches work on it then put it back on ftp when done
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