Transferring Files

To Windows Accounts

  • Open a file manager window
  • From the “File” menu, select “Connect to Server”
  • Change the Service type to “Windows share”
  • The server is
  • The domain name is
  • Enter your user name
  • Click connect and enter your password

To/From Home Machines

On Windows, you can use a tools, such as SmartFTP.

Connect to with your username and password for the Linux machines. You can then transfer your files from your home machine to your Linux account and back.


Works similar to the cp command:

scp <source> <dest>

where either the source or the destination can be a remote location, in the form username@remotehost:path/to/resource/from/username's/home


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