To transfer files between your computer and the MAT server using the Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) program, follow the steps outlined below:
If you haven't downloaded WinSCP, you can do so at the following URL:
Extract the winscp.exe application from the zip file and double-click it to open the application.
In the WinSCP Login properties dialog box, enter the following information:
Host name: mat.miracosta.edu
User name: Your SURF ID ex. W1234567
Password: •••••••• (same as your SURF password)
Select SFTP for the File Protocol. The following screen shot demonstrates typical options:
Click the Directories option in the left window pane.
In the Remote Directory field, enter your respective remote directory:
Click Continue in the next screen.
Once you connect, you will see a similar window with the listed folders respective to the Remote Directory you logon.
Drag and Drop your files - WinSCP supports drag and drop feature. You can select a file on the left pane, drag it, and drop it in your class folder located on the right pane. Also, you can select a file from anywhere in your hard drive and drag it to your class folder.