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Transferring files from and to your VPS (WinSCP)

Welcome to Something!

Your VPS is up and running, but where are your files at?

In this guide, you will learn how to upload and download files from your VPS to your computer.

For this guide will use the WinSCP client.

Let's get you connected, the first thing we need to copy is our server IP address, and then the password that we have used.

WinSCP Login example

Make sure to select "SFTP" for the "File protocol"! And remember to use port 22!

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

WinSCP window layout

Updated on: 09/02/2021

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