Paul&Partners

File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Instructions

FTP NetworkPaul&Partners gives clients the opportunity to upload digital files to our public FTP network server. Simply follow the instructions below to save time, money and headaches.

If you would like your own secure folder on our site, please contact Paul&Partners' Prepress Department at 1-866-365-2858 or email our Prepress Department, and we would be happy to accommodate.

If you have any questions about uploading or downloading files, please contact us. We would be happy to walk you through the process.

Please read all instructions to avoid incorrect file submissions that create delays to your project.

Step 1: Compress your files into one archive (Stuffit or Zip files are preferred). Please verify that your design files conform to our artwork design specifications. Please make sure that all of your file names contain your company name.

Step 2: Upload compressed files to our server.

  • INSTRUCTIONS FOR PC Window OS- Using the My Computer Browser:
    • Click on the Start Menu.
    • Click on My Computer.
    • At the top address field type in ftp:/paulandpartners.net/, press Enter.
    • In the window that pops open, type in username: paulandpartners and password: pandp%12
    • Once logged in you will find two folders ARTWORK and DATA. Please drag and drop your compressed files on top of one of these and the files will begin to upload.
    • After the upload is complete, please email our Paul&Partners' Prepress Department to notify them of the files.
  • INSTRUCTIONS FOR PC Window OS- Using an FTP Client:
    • If you do not already have a favorite FTP client we suggest using FileZilla. To download the FTP client for free, click on the link provided, and follow their installation instructions.
    • With FileZilla open, you will find login text boxes along the top - enter the following:
      • Host: paulandpartners.net
      • Username: paulandpartners
      • Password: pandp%12
      • Port: Leave empty
    • Click Quickconnet.
    • On the left hand side (represents your local computer) navigate to your files you wish to upload. Click, drag and drop your files to the ARTWORK or DATA folder on the right (P&P's FTP site). Uploading will begin.
    • After the upload is complete, please email our Paul&Partners' Prepress Department to notify them of the files.
  • INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAC: Mac OS
    • If you do not already have a favorite FTP Client we suggest using either Cyberduck or Fetch (Download is a Free15 day trial only). To download Cyberduck for free, click on the link provided and follow their installation instructions. The remainder instructions are using Cyberduck.
    • With Cyberduck open, you will find the Open Connection button in the top left corner. Click to open the login window. Enter in the following.
      • Select FTP (File Transfer Protocol) from the top drop down menu.
      • Server: paulandpartners.net
      • Port: 21
      • Username: paulandpartners
      • Password: pandp%12
    • Click Connect to complete login.
    • In the browser window you will find two folders ARTWORK and DATA. Click, drag and drop your files you wish to upload onto one of these folders and the files will begin to upload.
    • After the upload is complete, please email our Paul&Partners' Prepress Department to notify them of the files.
Contact Us
Paul&Partners, Inc.
43670 Trade Center Place
Suite 150
Dulles, Virginia 20166



703-996-0800
Fax: 703-996-0888
Email: sales@paulandpartners.net
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