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I'm using ssh and connecting to a linux machine for the first time from my Windows 7 machine and right now I'm using putty to access a CentOS machine via ssh.

I need to transfer some big files to the CentOS machine but I don't know how to do it, I searched around but couldn't understand how to do it in a simple way.

Can someone please explain me simply how to do it?

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You might want to take a look at winscp. It is an scp (secure copy for Linux) client for Windows. scp uses ssh to communicate. –  Simon May 8 '13 at 12:56
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You need to use SCP.

I use WINSCP

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That's great and easy! Thank you! –  Marco May 8 '13 at 14:07
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Use PSCP from the PuTTY folks.

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