Editing Personal Websites using an HTML Editor

An HTML editor is an "all-in-one" program that handles connecting to a remote server, editing your file and uploading your file to a remote server.

Operating System: Windows, Macintosh OS X  

Applies To: Students, faculty or staff  

Last Updated: December 19, 2017

General HTML Editor Settings

Using an HTML editor from off campus?

Run AnyConnect first.

  • Server Name: UBUnix
  • Connect Using: SFTP
  • SFTP Address/FTP Host: ubunix.buffalo.edu
  • Login/Username: your UBITName
  • Password: your UBITName password
  • Initial path/directory: public_html
  • Connection type: SFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol)
  • Port: 22

Common Questions

Can I download Dreamweaver from UB or use it in Computing Sites?

No, Dreamweaver is not available from UB.

Where can I get free HTML editor software?

A Web search for “free HTML editor” will provide you with alternative programs that you may install directly on your computer.

Contact the UBIT Help Center

Have a UBITName? You may also use the UBIT Help Center Online (login required).

(xxx) xxx-xxxx
Use your @buffalo.edu email, if known