PuTTy FTP Software

Vendor:  WinSCP/PuTTy is the command line (FTP/SFTP) application that is distributed with WinSCP.

Supported Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows only.

General Description: WinSCP describes their software as an "open source SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. Beyond this, WinSCP offers basic file manager functionality. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol."

Scope of License: This software is free.


  • For personal machines or machines on which you hold administrative privilege, download WinSCP and install.
  • For CSM-owned, CCIT managed machines, submit a Mines Help Center request for installation.

Documentation: Available on the WinSCP web page.

In case of difficulties running the software in a CSM CCIT managed lab:  Contact CCIT via the Mines Help Center. We want the program to be properly installed, licensed and functioning.

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