Configuring Netbeans to Access your Application

This article will describe how to setup Netbeans to access your WebEnabled applications. You will need the application SFTP login and password and also the address to access the application as shown below.

Information needed to login to your application when it is first created.

Create a new project

Click the New Project button at the upper left of the main Netbeans window.

Click the New Project button at the upper left of the main Netbeans window.

Project type

Choose PHP Application from Remote Server and click Next.

Choose PHP Application from Remote Server and click Next.

Local project info

Enter the project name and location.

Enter the project name and location.

Click the manage button to add a new connection

When adding a new connection select SFTP as the Connection Type.

When adding a new connection select SFTP as the Connection Type.

New Connection dialog

Enter the SSH/SFTP hostname, username, and password provided at the beginning (when you created the app).

Enter the SSH/SFTP hostname, username, and password provided at the beginning (when you created the app).

Set the initial directory

Setup the Initial Directory as /home/clients/websites/w_NAME/public_html/NAME.

Setup the Initial Directory as /home/clients/websites/w_NAME/public_html/NAME.

Select your new remote connection

Once the remote connection is setup and tested, select it and click Next.

Once the remote connection is setup and tested, select it and click Next.

Finalize the import

Once the files are imported click Finish.

Once the files are imported click Finish.

Manage your files

Viewing and editing your local copy of the files in Netbeans.

Viewing and editing your local copy of the files in Netbeans.