Secure FTP User Instructions


To obtain a username and password, go to the ITSS web page and click on Forms and then click HECN Procedures for SFTP Access.


The software you will need is WinSCP. It is available from the ITSS software download page.


Save the software to the Desktop

Double click the icon to install it.

During the install, accept the defaults.


To Use:

Go to Start All Programs WinSCP3 WinSCP

Host Name is

Port is 22

Protocol is SFTP (allow SCP fallback)

The local (PC) folders are located on the left side of the screen and the server

folders are located on the right side of the screen.


*Note during the first connection you may receive a warning about the servers host key is not cached in the registry. Click YES to continue.


To transfer a file, just drag and drop it.