Copying File To/From a Windows Desktop
WinSCP is an open source free SFTP client, SCP client, FTPS client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is file transfer between a local and a remote computer. WinSCP is available on IT Services supported desktops or can be downloaded from http://winscp.net/eng/index.php.
Run WinSCP from the Start menu or double clicking on the icon on the desktop;
A login window will appear Fill in the hostname and your username:
You can click the "Save" button to save the session details for future use:
Return to the login window and click the "Login" button Some host may present you with an information window:
You will then be prompted for your password:
The file manager window will be displayed:
The drag-and-drop interface is a similar to Windows file manager and its use should be intuitive.