WinSCP for Ubuntu?

Neil Cherry ncherry at
Tue Aug 23 12:49:04 UTC 2011

On 08/23/2011 05:46 AM, Donkey Hottie wrote:
> I found PuTTY, which was great. I can use my Putty keys to open a
> connection in Linux too now.
> But how about WinSCP? I need SFTP client which can use PuTTY key files
> for authentication. I tried FileZilla, but apparently it can't do it. It
> just asks for a password, not possibility for SSH private key.
> Is there such SFTP app for me?

psftp.exe - Putty's sftp

To use it with a ppk file (Putt's private key):

psftp.exe -i c:\DOCUME~1\UserID\MYDOCU~1\putty\private.ppk userid at

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