Topic "Open/Edit remote file directly without browsing directory"

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mkh
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Joined: 2014-06-29
Posts: 2
Hi,

Despite all great features WinSCP has, one of things I've been always looking for is the ability to open or edit a remote file directly by entering it's path for example in open dialog.

What I'm doing at the moment to open a file consists of these steps:
1. Browse target directory
2. List all files(maybe too many files)
3. Find the target file
4. Open/edit file

P.S. each time you save the file, all files in the directory are re-fetched and that sucks when working in a directory with hundreds or thousands files.

Thanks.
martin
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Joined: 2002-12-10
Posts: 24555
Location: Prague, Czechia
The next version will allow opening/editing remote file from command-line:
http://winscp.net/tracker/show_bug.cgi?id=14
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Martin Prikryl
mkh
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Joined: 2014-06-29
Posts: 2
Good news and thanks for the best support Cool
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