What's covered

Adobe Contribute and Dreamweaver CS4 and CS5 attempt to support all web and file hosting server types. Occasionally, we are not able to support a specific server type or configuration method.

Webhosting server limitations

Adobe Dreamweaver and Contribute CS4/CS5 are either unable to make a connection or have limited functionality when connecting to the follow server technologies for hosting web sites:

  • FirstClass 9
  • MS_FTPd
  • WS_FTP
  • ProFTPD

Filehosting server limitations

The following server types have known issues when creating file store connections with Adobe Dreamweaver and Contribute CS4/CS5.

FTP

  • Contribute cannot connect to server using the SSL protocol. Setup the server to connect using the SSH2 protocol.

SFTP

  • Contribute cannot connect to server using the SSL protocol. Setup the server to connect using the SSH2 protocol.
  • Setup your server to use password based authentication. Adobe Contribute and Dreamweaver do not support certificate based, public key, and Kerberos connections.

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