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WinSCP: 5.11.2 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This version adds Russian translation, fixes some bugs and adds some small improvements.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-10-10

WinSCP: 5.11.1 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This version fixes some bugs.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-09-08

WinSCP: 5.11 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

WinSCP 5.11 is a major application update. New features and enhancements include:

  • Improved performance of large queued batch transfers by using multiple connections even for a single transfer
  • Support for multiple monitors with different DPI/resolutions
  • Support for Microsoft OneDrive
  • Better support for sharing WinSCP configuration between computers using cloud... read more
Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-09-05

WinSCP: 5.10.4 RC released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This release adds complete translations to 20 languages. This is the last release candidate before a stable release.

[Complete list of changes]... read more

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-08-16

WinSCP: 5.10.3 beta released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

In this release WinSCP was updated to PuTTY 0.70 and Expat 2.2.2.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-07-22

WinSCP: 5.10.2 beta released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This version fixes several bugs and includes some small improvements.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-06-28

WinSCP: 5.9.6 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

In this release WinSCP was updated to PuTTY 0.69, OpenSSL 1.0.2l and Expat 2.2.1.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-06-21

WinSCP: 5.10.1 beta released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This version fixes several bugs and includes some small improvements.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-06-09

WinSCP: 5.10 beta released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Background transfer operations can use multiple connections
  • Support for multiple monitors with different DPI/resolutions
  • Find dialog does not block main window and found files can be downloaded and deleted on the Find dialog
  • Support for Microsoft OneDrive
  • Numerous improvements to custom commands/extensions and .NET assembly... read more
Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-05-31

WinSCP: 5.9.5 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Upgrade to PuTTY 0.68
  • Traditional Chinese translation completed.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-04-19

WinSCP: 5.9.4 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Portuguese translation completed.
  • Fixes various OpenSSL vulnerabilities.
  • Lots of usability improvements and bug fixes.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2017-02-15

WinSCP: 5.9.3 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Croatian translation completed.
  • Fixes various OpenSSL vulnerabilities.
  • Lots of usability improvements and bug fixes.

[Complete list of changes]... read more

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2016-11-30

WinSCP: 5.9.2 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Translations completed: Brazilian Portuguese, Finnish, Kabyle and Ukrainian.
  • Lots of usability improvements and bug fixes.

[Complete list of changes]... read more

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2016-09-14

WinSCP: 5.9.1 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Translations completed: Catalan, Swedish and Polish.
  • Several files can be opened in editor at once using their paths.

[Complete list of changes]... read more

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2016-08-12

WinSCP: 5.9 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

WinSCP 5.9 is a major application update focused on improving user experience!

New features and enhancements include:

  • Significantly improved WinSCP look and feel in large font / high DPI environments
  • Improved transfer speed with SFTP and SCP protocols
  • Automatic WinSCP updates (only for donors)
  • Support for authentication with TLS/SSL client certificates
  • Dual code signing binaries with both SHA-1 and SHA-256
  • Custom commands can be distributed in a form of configurable WinSCP extension
  • WinSCP script template or WinSCP .NET assembly code template can be generated in GUI
  • Switch -latest for get and put commands to transfer the latest file only... read more
Posted by Martin Prikryl 2016-07-22

WinSCP: 5.8.4 RC released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This is the last release candidate before a stable release.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Yet more improvements to custom commands to allow even better WinSCP extensions.
  • Scripting supports selecting or naming files according to a time relative to the present time.... read more
Posted by Martin Prikryl 2016-06-16

WinSCP: 5.8.3 RC released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Improvements to .NET assembly and custom commands to allow even better WinSCP extensions.
  • Fixes various OpenSSL vulnerabilities.
  • Performace improvements.... read more
Posted by Martin Prikryl 2016-05-23

WinSCP: 5.8.2 beta released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Script or .NET assembly code can be generated for file transfers.
  • Fixes various OpenSSL vulnerabilities.
  • The installer requests UAC elevation when started non-elevated.
  • Custom commands can be distributed in a form of WinSCP extension.
  • Enhanced tooltips.... read more
Posted by Martin Prikryl 2016-03-15

WinSCP: 5.7.7 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This release adds dual code signing for binaries with both SHA-1 and SHA-256, and fixes several bugs.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2016-03-06

WinSCP: 5.8.1 beta released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Support for ECDSA and Ed25519 keys
  • Dual code signed binaries with both SHA-1 and SHA-256.
  • Improvements to code/script generation... read more
Posted by Martin Prikryl 2016-01-20

WinSCP: 5.8 beta released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

The most important changes/additions are:

  • Authentication with TLS/SSL client certificates
  • Redesigned Progress and Synchronization progress windows
  • WebDAV file locking
  • Opening the initial Login dialog over the main window
  • Automatic updates (for donors only)
  • Updates are checked over an encrypted HTTPS connection
  • Improvements and fixes for large font/high DPI environments
  • Improved transfer speed
  • Many improvements to scripting, command-line and .NET assembly... read more
Posted by Martin Prikryl 2015-12-16

WinSCP: 5.7.6 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This release adds Spanish translation, improves interoperability with several SFTP and FTP servers and fixes several bugs.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2015-11-04

WinSCP: 5.7.5 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This release adds Catalan translation, implements RFC 4419 revision to Diffie-Hellman group exchange, and fixes various OpenSSL vulnerabilities.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2015-08-04

WinSCP: 5.7.4 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This release adds French and Ukrainian translations and fixes various OpenSSL vulnerabilities.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2015-06-17

WinSCP: 5.7.3 released

WinSCP is a SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. Its main function is the secure file transfer between a local and a remote computer. It uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports, in addition to Secure FTP, also legacy SCP protocol.

This version fixes several bugs, including timeout bug with SFTP protocol.

[Complete list of changes]

Posted by Martin Prikryl 2015-05-13