Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Kompozer and Cameron University's personal web pages.
First download the ZIP file for Kompozer. Go to:http://kompozer.net/download.php
If on a Microsoft Windows computer click on the Win32 binary.
Click into the new folder and click on Kompozer.exe to run the program.
How do I make changes to my existing personal web page?
From the FIle drop down menu click on "Open Web Location". Enter http://www.cameron.edu/ followed by a tilde and your login name.
When inserting new graphics into a web page using Kompozer first upload the graphic(s) to the web server. A progarm such as FileZilla can be used to upload graphics.
Make any changes to the web page.
Next upload the page to the web server go to File/Publish As.
On the Publish Window, Publish tab, enter your page title. Next enter the filename that the page will use. If this is your primary home page use the file name index.html . In the Site subdirectory for this page use public_html. If sub folders exist in your web area follow public_html by the folder name. For example if files are going into the sub folder test456 enter public_html/test456 .
Next click on the Settings tab. Enter the HTTP address if not already filled in. Also for the Publish Address enter: ftp://www.cameron.edu
Next enter your login name and password.
Click publish. If you did not enter your password the following window will appear.
If the page was successfully uploaded a window similiar to the following will appear and then disappear:
Files will be stored in the directory /home/loginname/public_html.
Your main web page must have the file name index.html .
To access your main web page use the tilde followed by your login name.
This site has some QuickTime movies on how to use NVU:
Designing and Publishing a Site with NVU:
NVU User Guide: