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Student FTP using Cyberduck


If you are off campus (did not log into your computer using your NTNET account), then you need to VPN into the Tarleton system to proceed with the following instructions. You will log into with your NTNET account and download the client. Once the client tells you that you are connected to Tarleton, continue with the instructions below.

If you logged into a computer using your NTNET account, proceed to the instructions below.


Download and install the Cyberduck FTP client from their website.


In the Quick Connect bar, type the following:

and hit Enter. Do not click on Open Connection.

The username is your old st_ if you created your FTP account before spring 2014. If you created your FTP account during or after spring 2014, your username is your 9-digit UID.

Cyberduck Quick Connect


A box will pop-up requesting your web account Name and Password. If you select Add to Keychain, you will only have to refer to Step 1 and 3 to login in the future.

Your Password is what you requested when you created a web account with the Web Account Creator Application or if you submitted the Help Desk Ticket for an Individual Account (before June 2012). Should you forget your password, you can find a hint on Web Account Creator Application if you created your account here, or look it up inside the Help Desk Ticket System (before June 2012).

Cyberduck Username and Password


The window should now show the files in your account.

If this is your first time logging in, this window will be empty.

Cyberduck File Screen


To upload files, click on Action Action gear icon and select Upload:

Cyberduck Upload


Select the file(s) from your computer and click Upload:

Cyberduck Upload


A transfer status box will then appear on your screen. Once it reads Upload complete, you will be able to see the files you selected appear in the FTP folder.

Cyberduck Upload Complete

If you are unable to upload files or connect to the server, make sure you are logged into VPN at

Once you have successfully published your files, your student web address will be:

If you did not publish an "index.htm" or "index.html" page, then you will need to type the entire file name out  (i.e.