Topic "WinSCP cant "find" local file to transfer?"

Author Message
[View user's profile]

Joined: 2012-12-21
Posts: 1
Location: United States
I have some long pathnames located on my local PC of files that need to be transferred to my Linux server.

These files exist. You can browse to them using Windows Explorer, and open them. But WinSCP pops-up an error saying it can't find the file. I'm not sure why. Are there certain characters in a pathname that WinSCP can't handle properly? I would assume if they're already on the local filesystem, they are valid paths.

Where is the logging for this, and I'll be happy to send details?

[View user's profile]
Site Admin
Joined: 2002-12-10
Posts: 24759
Location: Prague, Czechia
WinSCP may have problems accessing paths over MAX_PATH limit (256 characters).

You can post new topics in this forum

Search Site

What is WinSCP?

It is award-winning SFTP client, SCP client, FTPS client and FTP client integrated into one software program for file transfer to FTP server or secure SFTP server. [More]

And it's free!


About donations

$9   $19   $49   $99

About donations


WinSCP Privacy Policy

WinSCP License