FileZilla client software is available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X users, with similar graphical user interfaces.

Download the version that you prefer from the FileZilla site and install it on your local machine.

Follow the procedures shown here to connect to one of the computing systems that CISL manages so you can copy files as needed between your local machine and your GLADE file spaces.

Start FileZilla, then select Site Manager from the File menu.

FileZilla Site Manager

Enter "cheyenne.ucar.edu" in the Host field.

Select SFTP for the protocol.

Logon type should be Ask for password.

Enter your username in the User field.

Click Connect.

FileZilla login screen

Follow your regular authentication procedures to fill in the password field. You will connect to the remote system.

FileZilla main screen

Your screen will display the contents of your local system (left) and the remote home directory (right). At that point, you can execute your file transfers using typical Windows commands and tools.

If the application asks you to authenticate each time you make a transfer, set a limit of one on the number of simultaneous connections by opening the Site Manager and using the Transfer Settings tab.

limit connections

 

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