Accessing your files with SFTP

Windows

linux_10_test_page.pngFor SFTP connectivity, WinSCP is freely available for download from http://winscp.sourceforge.net.

Overview of SFTP for Windows from Technology Services: https://security.illinois.edu/content/scp-and-sftp-windows

Mac OSX

SFTP connections can be made with Fugu, which has been released by the University of Michigan's Research Systems Unix Group.

Overview of SFTP for Mac OSX from Technology Services: https://security.illinois.edu/content/scp-and-sftp-unix-and-mac-os

Unix / Linux

The OpenSSH packages for various flavors of Unix are available from the OpenSSH project Web site: http://www.openssh.org/portable.html. Each platform-specific package includes both SSH and SFTP.

Overview of SFTP for Unix/Linux: https://security.illinois.edu/content/scp-and-sftp-unix-and-mac-os

More information about remotely accessing files (both Windows and Linux).

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