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Questions tagged [winscp]

WinSCP is an open source free SFTP, FTP and SCP client for Windows. WinSCP is commonly used by power users to upload files to web servers. Beyond this, WinSCP offers scripting and .NET assembly to automate file transfer tasks.

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Cloud Foundry and WinSCP

What is the simplest way to access the Cloud Foundry application container using WinSCP? The way I know, I need following steps: Login / Target cf login cf target -o app-org -s app-space Retrieve ...
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Poor SCP performance under windows

I'm seeing some performance issues with SCP under windows, in short, I'm maxing out at 61 MB/sec on a 1Gbps Ethernet connection. Now, Windows itself have detected the connection as 1Gbps, and I've ...
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How to not change title with WinSCP in batch file

I'm using WinSCP in my batch file (the portable version) to download FTP files, however, whenever I run it from a batch file it changes the window title. Is there any way I can avoid that? My ...
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How to add/remove drives to Windows OpenSSH SFTP server?

I've setup the built-in OpenSSH in Windows 10 and connected remotely via WinSCP SFTP protocol. I seem to have access to all folders in my C: drive, but I cannot access the external drives of my ...
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How can I reconnect all sessions/tabs at once in WinSCP?

How can I reconnect all sessions/tabs at once in WinSCP? I would prefer not to have to reconnect each tab one by one:
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Raspberry Pi, WinSCP “Permission Denied”, have tried everything

I keep getting "Permission denied" when trying to edit files, and I've tried everything I've googled to try and fix this. Here is a picture of the problem I'm referring to. Here's what I know: 1) I'...
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Winscp - need to set up new company [closed]

Forgive me in advance for not presenting this question in a more knowledgeable way. I've been tasked with "setting up a new company" in Winscp (or to utilize) Winscp to move banking ACH / EFT / ...
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How can I configure WinSCP so that connection error windows don't steal the focus?

How can I configure WinSCP so that connection error windows don't steal the focus? Example of connection error window that stole the focus: I use WinSCP 5.7.6 on Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate.
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Spin Docker Containers to allow multiple user for code development

I would like to know if it is possible to spin multiple docker containers in a single windows 10 pro host machine to allow multiple users to ssh in and work at the same time in isolated environment in ...
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Two way synchronization in WinSCP

I am in an SSH session with a remote machine using WinSCP. I would like WinSCP to track a file on my local machine, call it test.cpp. That is, whenever this file is updated on my local machine, the ...
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WinSCP and PuTTY integration not working

I ssh to EC2 all the time, using both PuTTY and WinSCP. I recently discovered the Commands > Open in PuTTY function in WinSCP, however it does not seem to work. When connecting I get this error (...
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Using WinSCP to reach web share

Our client has offered us a web share page, updated daily. You enter the url, say https://www.companyname.com/fldr, the page shows a popup for you to login w username and password, you get a page with ...
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winscp.exe ftp://… /rawsettings ProxyHost

I'm trying to specify proxy related settings while starting WinSCP GUI from cmd. I've used following command WinSCP.exe ftp://USER:PASS@HOST /log=H:winscptest.log /rawsettings ProxyHost=PROXYHOST (I ...
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WINSCP Diffie-hellman group 1 issue

I'm Trying to copy files my PC to a Linux device using WINSCP and when I try to do so, I am getting the below mentioned errors. The first key-exchange algorithm supported by the server is diffie-...
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WinSCP keeps changing file owner

For some reason when I save files in WinSCP, it reverts the owner/group back to root. Is there a reason why this is happening? It only started happening recently. I am not sure if this is a WinSCP ...
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How can I integrate WinSCP with BeyondTrust PowerBroker Password Safe?

I am able to launch WinSCP application and able to pass the hostname as its parameters but failing to do the same for Username and Password. Below are the parameters which I have supplied. -S %h -U %...
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Running winscp on a mac using wine

I have a mac (El Capitan OS) and I really want to use winscp on it. I installed wine on my mac using: brew install wine I have a mac (El Capitan OS) and I really want to use winscp on it. I ...
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How should I navigate to my sdb drive?

Please find the details of my ubuntu directory, NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 0 300G 0 disk ├─sda1 ...
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After setting up chroot the files do not show the User and Group

I have a little problem in that I have set up a directory to be chrooted by a group and this is working fine. My problem is that when I go to test using WinSCP the files show the ownership as the PID ...
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Make WinSCP commands run synchronously in PowerShell

I'm trying to use WinSCP to script a directory synchronization against a WebDAV location. I'm running it like this from PowerShell: .\WinSCP.exe -log=.\winscp.log -command "open davs://username:...
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CentOS 7: Can't connect via WinSCP when bash is executed

I'm running CentOS Server 7 on a VM (ESXi) with root permissions. I have a bash script (in my /etc/profile.d/ directory) which is executed immediately after login. Before I created my .sh file in the ...
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WinSCP on WebDav shows weird date + error 500 on PUT

I have setup a webdav dir in nginx like this: server { root /home/webuser/www/ # some more locations for static content location /password-repo/ { root /home/webuser/www/...
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WinSCP script fails to transfer file to a remote location

When I try to run a small script using WinSCP client below error throws while transferring the file to the remote server and getting aborted. Error message C:\WinSCP-5.9.6-Portable>WinSCP.com /...
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Why can’t connect to my school's servers from my hospital’s network when I was able to connect from my hotel’s network?

I'm a college student studying software engineering, and right now I'm in the hospital, but I'm still trying to do my schoolwork. The semester is almost over, so I really can't afford to fall behind. ...
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WinSCP: How to update the “Changed” information if a sub-folder has been changed?

I have a Folder_A, which has a Folder_B, which has a file File_C. When File_C is changed, the Folder_B also updates its "changed" record, but Folder_A is not updated. I wonder how the "changed" ...
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Open ftp protocol in WinSCP from chrome

On a day to day basis I need to access various FTP servers. I have a ftp:// protocol link for each of them in our webinterface. Everytime I click them, Chrome opens them in a new tab in its built-in "...
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FTP Server Active Mode Not able to connect

I'm unable to connect to FTP server via Active Mode. Filezilla with Active mode setting /*******************************************************************************/ Status: Connecting to xx.xx....
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How do I clone a private key on Windows?

I have a remote server on a computer with Windows 8, using the program WinSCP to access. I want to access the server from another computer. The situation is I have not the password, so I want to know, ...
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WinSCP won't change user, but gives no error [duplicate]

I am trying to connect to a remote server to download some files. To do that i need to change the user after login. I can do this while connecting with Putty/Kitty. I can also connect to the server ...
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Illegal PORT command. - Connecting though WinSCP

When I try to connect to my ftp server through winscp, I get the "Illegal port command" error first time and it was happening when it was listing root(/) directory files. I'm not sure how to get-rid ...
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SSH: Clientalivemaxcount=0 with Putty?

So, I'm wondering about some specific behaviour of my SSH daemon when using Clientaliveinterval and Clientalivemaxcount. Assume the following config: Clientaliveinterval 60 Clientalivemaxcount 0 ...
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Getting “Error code: 4 (Failure)” when uploading a file to CentOS using WinSCP

I am using WinSCP from last six months almost regularly. Suddenly i am facing a issue that is, I am not able to upload a file in server using it. Its throwing below error message: General failure (...
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Disconnected:No Supported authentication methods available(server sent:publickey)

I am using Putty and Winscp as client for Aws. It works fine two days back. From yesterday on wards i tried to connect the client it shows the message Disconnected:No Supported authentication methods ...
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Not able to winscp from a Windows 10 into Centos 7.4 host

I recently installed a CentOS 7.4 Virtual instance via oracle Virtual Box. I'm trying to winscp into from my Windows 10 host and I'm getting the following error: Searching for host... Connecting to ...
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How to use the current user for proxy with WinSCP

I'm writing a .NET (web) application that uses WinSCP to upload files to an SFTP server. The connection to this server goes through an http proxy. I already found out how to set proxy information (...
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How a user can connect to ec2 instance through WinSCP

I created an EC2 instance with CentOS 7. I logged in from putty using the username 'centos'. Once I logged I can change user to root. I installed CWP and from the CWP I created a user account, ...
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WinSCP SFTP script – Skip unavailable host instead of waiting

I have a script which is copying from a remote server to my local PC. Batch File is running but when the IP 10.223.19.51 is down/powered off script will not run the next commandline. It gives me an ...
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Is it possible to make WinSCP use my SSH config file?

I use SSH-based tools on Windows, which use configuration files in %HOME%\.ssh\. Is it possible to make WinSCP use that configuration file too, so I only have to manage one configuration? It's ...
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how to transfer files with reverse proxy ftp in winscp

I have set up reverse proxy ftp.. I just want to transfer files from windows to ftp server via reverse proxy server in winscp. How can we access reverse proxy ftp url in winscp for transferring ...
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WinSCP - edit connection config file?

Is there a way to edit all the connections and related parameters in a text file rather than using the GUI? I have maybe 15-20 to enter, and could add them from a spreadsheet, probably faster in a ...
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known_hosts file for WinSCP?

Is there a way in WinSCP to configure a known_hosts file with key fingerprints so as to not be queried by WinSCP when you want to connect?
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Windows 10: Scheduled tasks with workstation lock/unlock not being triggered

I'm running Windows 10, and trying to get a pair of scheduled tasks working. These tasks are set to run on workstation lock and workstation unlock, and execute a script that remotely locks or unlocks ...
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WinSCP: Server refused key - But same key accepted from Putty?

I try to connect to a server using WinSCP and I authenticate with a private key. This works fine if I use Putty, but the same key is refused when I try it with WinSCP. The only thing I did, was to ...
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WinSCP and PuTTY SSH (SFTP) authentication to Windows OpenSSH server won't work using public keys

Maybe I'm missing a small detail, but I'm a little confused because of the many keys I see on the server. I've used the public key authentication set up guide of WinSCP and PuTTY installation for ...
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WinSCP - How to Zip, Download and Delete a file?

How is it possible to Zip, Download and Delete (ZDD) a file in WinSCP? For example, your local dir is Desktop and your remote dir (the one in your server machine) is, say, /var/www/html and you want ...
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How do I resolve directory listing errors in WinSCP FTP connected to mTCP running on a FreeDOS VM?

I'm running a FreeDos v1.1 VirtualBox guest on a Windows 7 64-bit host. Today I ran mTCP's ftpsrv.exe for FTP access and FTP'd into FreeDos using WinSCP. It started me in my last accessed directory, ...
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Connect WinSCP or other FTP GUI tools to Vagrant box

Is it possible to connect WinSCP or other FTP based GUI tools like FileZilla etc.. to Vagrant box managed Ubuntu instance? Currently I have Ubuntu 14.04 running on Windows host (using VirtualBox). I ...
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Downloading yesterday files in PowerShell using WinSCP

Design Scope: Use PowerShell and WinSCP .NET assembly to automate nightly downloads by using the file timestamp to identify the files to be downloaded. The FTP server being connected to is IIS so it ...
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WinSCP commandline “put” fails with “Unable to authenticate” - works in GUI

I am using WinSCP to copy files to a server. We are using it with the GUI. I now want to automate this step and use WinSCP from the commandline. Unfortunately we are "Unable to authenticate". Here ...
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WinSCP Synchronisation files buffer (210K files!)

I have a folder being synchronised (mirrored) remotely, using the synchronize -mirror -delete remote command, over FTP. The folder I am synchronising contains 209,068 files, and 19,079 directories, ...