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Connect to your service with SFTP (WinSCP)

Welcome to SomethingHost!

In this tutorial you will learn how to easily connect to your service using the WinSCP client.

Get the WinSCP client here

Let's get you connected, copy your details from the "Remote access" page of your service page located at "Services > #ServiceID > Remote Access".

Copy all the details into WinSCP as shown here:

SFTP/SSH Access panel

WinSCP Login example

Make sure to select "SFTP" for the "File protocol"!

That's it! You are now connected to your service and able to use WinSCP to transfer files.

WinSCP window layout

Updated on: 28/12/2022

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