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By: Martin Horan on September 21st, 2014

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New HTML5 Interface Rollout Complete

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UPDATE: September 22, 2014 - All remaining customer accounts were updated to the new Web interface the week of September 15-19.


UPDATE: September 9, 2014 - Customers with some rather unique system configurations were presented with issues during August 25 & 26 rollout. Those issues have been addressed, along with an improved Menu and context-sensitive Help pages to assist users with the transition. Rollout to the rest of our customer base has resumed.


UPDATE: August 25 & 26, 2014 - The new web interface was rolled out to approximately half of FTP Today customers.


UPDATE: August 18, 2014 - We are projecting a formal Version 1.0 release date of August 25, 2014 for the NEW Web Interface.


UPDATE: August 7, 2014 - This feature is now in Beta and can be enabled by any site administrator. Go to Site Settings, click Change Site Settings and enable Use new interface (beta).


Original Post: July 1, 2014

Java NOT required.

FTP Today's Development Team has been hard at work making a new web browser interface. This is just the first step toward making FTP Today more powerful and user-friendly. A preview of what a logged-in user might see is below. Projected release date is September 1, 2014 (possibly sooner).
Never fear; our current Java interface will still be user-selectable from a menu after login, for those that prefer the power of the Java FTP Client applet. The new web interface is built on a responsive framework so that it will dynamically resize and re-shape itself to fit smaller screens on devices such as tablets or smartphones.

This is only the beginning! Shortly after our initial release, the Control Panel for Site Administration will be totally integrated. At that point, administrators will no longer have to add /siteadmin to the URL and one login will get them access to everything.

About Martin Horan

Founder of FTP Today and an expert in secure file transfer and Internet protocols. A software and IT geek since a young age, Martin has successfully led his companies through the digital age by spotting market niches and filling them with quality IT services.

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