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Configure FTP Server Settings Using CentreWare Internet Services (CWIS)

Article Id: x_6130_en-O33550 | Published: 04/14/2016

Product support for
  • WorkCentre 6025
  • WorkCentre® 6027

NOTE: Before setting up scanning to an FTP Server, the server must have the proper software installed and be configured with shared folders for each user. If necessary, contact your System Administrator for additional assistance regarding the FTP service.

To configure FTP server settings:

  1. Access CentreWare Internet Services (CWIS). See the Related Content for additional information.
  2. Click [Address Book].
  3. Under Network Scan (Comp./Serv.), click [Computer/Server Address Book].
  4. Click [Add] next to any blank field, then enter the following information:
    • Name: Enter the name to appear in the Address Book.
    • Network Type: Select [Server (FTP)].
    • Host Address: Enter the IP address or DNS name of the FTP server.
    • Port Number: Enter the default port number for FTP (21) or select a number from the range provided.
    • Login Name: Enter a valid login name for the FTP server.
    • Password: Enter a valid password for the FTP server.
    • Re-enter Password: Enter the password again.
    • Name of Shared Directory: Enter a name for the directory or folder. For example, if the scanned files are to be placed in a folder named "scans", type: scans.
    • Subdirectory Path: Enter the path of the folder on the FTP server. For example, if the scanned files will be placed in a folder named "colorscans" inside the scans folder, type: /colorscans.
  5. Click [Save Changes]. A new address book entry is created to support Scan to FTP Server.

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