Topic "How can I prevent overwriting existing files?"

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Joined: 2014-01-19
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Location: Norway
I've got this script:

# Automatically abort script on errors
option batch abort

# Disable overwrite confirmations that conflict with the previous
option confirm off

# Connect
open ftp://root:filebox@ -hostkey="xxx"

# Change remote directory
cd /media/hdd/docs

# Force binary mode transfer
option transfer binary

# Download file to the local directory
get *.txt H:\ftptest\

# Disconnect

# Exit WinSCP

And what it does it copies everything in that directory each time. Is there a way I can make it skip the file if it already exists in the target directory?
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