Humboldt State University recommends the use of the WinSCP application for secure file uploads under Windows. If WinSCP is not installed on your computer, go to WinSCP and install it from there.
Note: Command line access is not allowed on the Central Web Server for terminal or SSH connections.
Step 1: Open WinSCP. If this is a new installation, select Launch WinSCP once installation is complete. If it's already installed, click on the WinSCP icon on the desktop or select the program from the Start menu.
Step 2: Enter the following information:
Step 3: Enter a Site Name (for example, HSU Web) and click OK. You can also go ahead and click once to select the Save password option if you do not want to enter the password each time you connect to the site.
Step 4: In the Login window, select the site you want to access by clicking once on the site name in the left pane.
If you are presented with the warning screen below, click Yes to continue connecting.
Once connected, you will see your local directory in the left pane and the web directory on the right.
Step 5: To upload your files, simply highlight them in the left pane and drag and drop them to the appropriate directory in the right pane.
Step 6: When you've finished uploading files, select Session, then Disconnect, then Close to exit WinSCP.