Topic "Possible to script sessions in parallel?"

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I'm trying to script file transfers that go to about 20 different sites. They have somewhat limited bandwidth but the central location has lots. when i'm in the GUI mode, i can connect to the sites and begin multiple transfers in the background in the queue. When i do the same thing using a script, everything happens in sequence, so it takes a much longer time to run- albeit with no interaction by me.
Is there a way to create a script that can open multiple sessions and then run commands in parallel? or would i be better off working some sort of magic in dos creating a batch that just calls multiple instances of winscp at the same time?
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No it is not possible to transfer several files in parallel from script.
Of course you can run more instances of WinSCP. You can use windows shell command "start" for that.
Martin Prikryl

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