Auto home directory for FTP

This tidbit of a tip from searchWin2000 member Doug Crist explains a quirky directory default feature of Windows NT/2000 FTP.

Normally, all users get the default home directory when connecting to FTP on Windows NT or Windows 2000. But, if

the login used to connect has the same name as a virtual directory, the user will be placed automatically into that directory!


This was first published in June 2001

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