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How to move connections folder

Thread began 1/04/2013 3:17 pm by thehalpeen319342 | Last modified 1/04/2013 4:12 pm by thehalpeen319342 | 1500 views | 2 replies


How to move connections folder

Dear Jason,
I have read that the connections folder should not be placed in a public_htm folder with my hosting company. Because my site is a subdomain linked to my main domain, I will have to set my connections folder up two levels.

I started to move the connections folder, but then I noticed that it affected 'universal email' - I had to recreate the 'links to the form' in server behaviours. But when I did this, it created another folder called Webassist, with all the various associated files - so now I had two webassist folders - one in my web folder and one outside the web folder - see attached pdf with the two webassist folders highlighted in yellow.

I said 'stop - before I do anymore damage'.

My Question.
How do I move the connections folder up two levels in dreamweaver without messing up everything. The connections folder was originally at <?php require_once('Connections/CommSimpleRegister.php'); ?>, but I manually adjusted the code and added ../ to the code <?php require_once('../Connections/CommSimpleRegister.php'); ?>

But for security, it must be up another level, because the connections folder has to go in the '/' location - just above 'public_html'. As I said above, what is the safest way to do this without messing-up everything

I hope this makes sense.

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