Topic "Cannot copy files from WindowsXP PC to remote UNIX server"

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I installed and started WinSCP 3.0, and have connected to my remote server successfully. My problem is when I try to copy a file from my PC to the server (Ensim control panel). I have scanned the forum for help, but I am lost as to what I need to do. I am a novice in dealing with most of these things, so please explain in detail. Attached is the log of the error:

Copying 1 files/directories to remote directory "/var/lib/mysql/statswiz_com_-_polls/"
PrTime: Yes; PrRO: Yes; Rght: rwxrwxr--; PrR: Yes; FnCs: N; Resume: S (10240)
TM: M; AscM: *.*htm*; *.txt; *.php*; *.cgi; *.c; *.cpp; *.h; *.pas; *.bas; *.tex; *.pl; .htaccess; *.xtml; *.css; *.cfg; *.ini; *.sh; *.xml
echo "WinSCP: this is begin-of-file" ; scp -r -p -1 -d -t "/var/lib/mysql/statswiz_com_-_polls" ; echo "WinSCP: this is end-of-file:$?"
WinSCP: this is begin-of-file
scp: illegal option -- 1
usage: scp [-pqrvBC46] [-F config] [-S ssh] [-P port] [-c cipher] [-i identity]
[-o option] f1 f2
or: scp [options] f1 ... fn directory
inSCP: this is end-of-file:1
Waiting for data timed out, asking user what to do.
Asking user:
Host hasn't answered for 15 seconds.

Wait for another 15 seconds? Pressing 'Abort' button will close session. ()
Attempt to close connection due to fatal exception:
Closing connection.
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You server does not have scp1 binary or it is not in path. Try to select SFTP protocol on login dialog.
Martin Prikryl

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