Its main function is file transfer between a local and a remote computer. Beyond this, WinSCP offers scripting and basic file manager functionality.

Features:

  • Graphical user interface (screenshots)
  • Translated into many languages
  • Integration with Windows (drag&drop, URL, shortcut icons, jump list)
  • All common operations with files
  • Support for SFTP and SCP protocols over SSH and FTP and WebDAV and S3 protocols
  • Batch file scripting and command-line interface and .NET assembly for advanced programming tasks
  • Directory synchronization in several semi or fully automatic ways
  • Integrated text editor
  • Shares site settings with PuTTY
  • Support for password, keyboard-interactive, public key and Kerberos (GSS) authentication
  • Integrates with Pageant (PuTTY authentication agent) for full support of public key authentication with SSH
  • Explorer and Commander interfaces
  • Optionally protects stored site information with master password
  • Optionally supports portable operation using a configuration file in place of registry entries, suitable for operation from removable media

What's New:

  • A complete list of files that are queued for a transfer can be shown.
  • A streaming support in scripting and .NET assembly.
  • An extension for synchronizing two remote servers.
  • Enabled TLS 1.3 and added support for SHA-256 TLS/SSL fingerprints.