Usage of WinSCP
|WinSCP configuration video tutorial||
WinSCP is a SFTP client, SCP client, FTPS client and FTP client integrated into one software program for file transfer to FTP server or secure SFTP server.
Step 1: Fill in target frontend address (list of frontends is available on this page). As File protokol you can use SFTP or SCP. Standard port for the file transfer is 22, but especially on the virtual machines there can be set different port number (e.g. 2222).
Step 2: Fill in your MetaCentrum username.
Step 3: Fill in your MetaCentrum password (leave empty if you are using Kerberos.)
Step 4: Click Advanced... button -> the settings window should appear.
Step 5: Open the SSH tab
Step 6: Select 2 only as preferred the SSH protocol version
Step 7: Open the SSH/Authentication tab
Step 8: Check in both options
Click OK, you will return to the main window where you can save these settings.
Key-Based SSH Logins With PuTTY
Adding a private key is required for Key-Based SSH Logins. This key should be in PuTTY format, read below for details.