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Old 04-23-2005, 12:32 AM   #1
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SCP: Copy file from remote linux server onto a windows machine?


I have used the scp to copy files from a remote linux box in my home to a mac at my job with no problem. I would like to do the same thing with a PC. I want to copy files from a remote linux box in my home onto my work PC running win xp. I am running a shell (bash)from the windows machine and I log into the linux machine. I want to copy the files from linux machine to windows pc and vice versa. What is the exact command to do such a thing?


Help me out please!


Red Hat btw, latest version I beleive
 
Old 04-23-2005, 12:41 AM   #2
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ps, if your wondering why... I want to creat a script that will be kept in a file on my linux box that will automatically compare files on both the win and linux machine, and then pull the most recently updated ones from the win machine to the linux, and vise vera.
 
Old 04-25-2005, 10:46 AM   #3
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you can use winscp. It use the sftp which is part of ssh. So if your linux machine run ssh then its easy to have access to your files. Check this link http://winscp.net/eng/index.php
 
Old 04-25-2005, 04:53 PM   #4
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Use ssh or sftp (or just ftp)...
 
Old 04-27-2005, 01:33 PM   #5
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just start the ssh then download this program to your windows machine and connect to the linux machine.
 
Old 05-02-2005, 04:27 PM   #6
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I am slow... lol. I dont get it.
WinSCP or Sftp are they commands/programs already in the ssh shell or linux system? When I man winscp I get nothing. when I man sftp I get a page but dont understand how to use it.

I just want to enter in some shell commands to download files from linux server (when logged into server remotely) to windows system (which will be local).
 
Old 05-02-2005, 04:41 PM   #7
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SSH, SCP, and SFTP are all programs that should already be installed on your box. Just type their name in the terminal to use either one of them.

Code:
scp foo.bar user@usraddress:/home/usr
Or just sftp to the users box.

Code:
sftp user@address
Code:
man sftp  man scp man ssh
 
Old 05-02-2005, 05:21 PM   #8
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Okay, this is what I am doing...
I am on a windows xp machine. I use putty to log into a linux machine. I then want to copy files from that linux machine to the windows machine. Can you please give me a step by sep guide on how to do this?
 
Old 05-25-2005, 08:10 PM   #9
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go to your winders box and open a command prompt (start -> run -> "cmd" enter for XP) cd to where pscp.exe is installed (most likely c:\program files\PuTTy)

# pscp -l <user_name> c:\location\of\file linuxServername:/home/user

example:

# pscp -l user1 c:\ftp\picture.jpg slacker1:/home/user1/pics

(where # is the prompt, -l is used to specify username, slacker1 is the linux box, user1 is your linux user name)

HTH

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Old 07-10-2008, 01:56 AM   #10
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This article could help you to copy your files: http://www.lampdocs.com/blog/2008/07...ght-commander/
 
Old 07-11-2008, 02:17 AM   #11
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Copy from Linux to MS (current dir), using putty on MS:

pscp user@box:/some/path/somefile.ext .

to another MS dir

pscp user@box:/some/path/somefile.ext C:\somems\mspath\msfname.ext
 
Old 08-19-2008, 12:25 AM   #12
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Example given doesn't work on CentOS. I get -bash: pscp: command not found
when trying to run the command. I think it's easiear to use Winscp to copy files from a linux to a windows machine and back
 
Old 08-19-2008, 12:35 AM   #13
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This is a 3 year old thread guys.

pscp is a windows program from putty
 
Old 08-13-2010, 05:25 AM   #14
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Remotly file transfer

Hey check this.

http://pankajdangi.com/2010/08/how-t...-remotely-scp/
 
Old 01-05-2012, 05:42 AM   #15
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Window machine to linux machine

Hi,

I am able to copy the file from window machine to linux machine via winscp but i wanted to know is there any command by which i can copy the file from linux machine to windows machine.
Please help if anyone know about the same.
Thanks in Advance.
Cheers,
Kuldeep
 
  


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