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MSU IT Center

Renne Library Commons
P.O. Box 173240
Bozeman, MT 59717-3240
406-994-1777 |

Chief Information Officer

Jerry Sheehan Web Server Connection Settings
& Site Information

Follow the instructions below to connect to websites hosted on webdev (

Account information

  • To set up a new website/account:
    • Call or email the Help Desk at 994-1777 and ask for a new web account on webdev.
  • To reset account password
    • Call the Help Desk at 994-1777 and ask to have your password reset on webdev.
      Have your web account username ready when making the call.

Site connection settings:

  • Server/
  • Server/host directory:public_html
  • Connection type:SFTP
  • Account password:New password

Site connection setup instructions

Off campus access to site

To access the server from off-campus locations users will need to connect through the VPN. For more information see Secure connections using VPN.