CoffeeCup Free FTP is a freeware FTP program available from CoffeeCup.
From the file menu choose Manage Servers. This will open the My Server window.
Note: You can also open the My Servers window by clicking the Server button window.
Click the green plus sign to add a new server.
Nickname: Anything You Want
Username: FTP username
Password: FTP password
Show Password: Check (if you wish to make your password visible)
Remember Password: Check
Passive: Check (if behind a firewall)
Click More Options
Local Folder: folder on your computer containing your site
Remote Folder: default viewable folder on the web server
Proxy: None (unless you have a proxy server)
Comments: Whatever you want
Click the down arrow next to the Server button and choose the connection from the list. You should now connect to your site and the right window will contain all the directories and files on the server.
Right click the file (on the server) you wish to change permissions and choose Change permission. This will open the Permissions window.
Enter the Permission, either by using the checkboxes or entering the number.
The checkboxes are: Read = 4, Write = 2, Execute = 1
Example using checkboxes:
To set a file to a permission of 777
Owner – Read, Write, Execute (4 + 2 + 1 = 7)
Group – Read, Write, Execute (4 + 2 + 1 = 7)
Public – Read, Write, Execute (4 + 2 + 1 = 7)
Click OK when you are done to set the permission.