Topic "Encrypting password in batch script"

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I have searched this forum, but did not see the answer.

I use WinSCP with a small batch script running by scheduler.
Is there any way to avoid storing the session password in the batch file?

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Well, you have to store the password somewhere.

The only alternative (if you are using SSH [SCP/SFTP]) is to use Pageant:
Martin Prikryl

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