How to Connect Remote Machine with WINSCP

WinSCP is application software used to transfer files between a local computer and a server more securely. The guide shows Step by Step Process of How to Connect Remote Machines using WinSCP software on localhost.

Before you connect, you need to know at least:

  • Host name of the server, such as
  • Protocol the server supports (FTP, SFTP, FTPS, etc.).
  • Account username.
  • Account password.
  • If you do not know these details, consult administrator of the system you are trying to connect.

    Remote SSH Connections with WinSCP
    1. If you haven’t already done so, download and install WinSCP.
    2. Open WinSCP (either from the Start Menu or a desktop shortcut).
    3. On the login window that appears, enter the following information.

  • File protocol: SFTP
  • Hostname or
  • Port number: 22
  • Username: Bitnima
  • Password: …….

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