Topic "Auto Backup on Remote File Open"

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Sometimes I need to quickly open and edit a remote file. Is there a way to configure WinSCP so that when I do this, the file I opened is backed up locally? Preferably with an incremental backup system but simply storing the latest copy in a local directory (preserving the remote directory structure) would be fine.

Any ideas on how to make this happen?
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WinSCP does not support that. But most editors do, so configure any of them as an external editor for WinSCP.
Martin Prikryl

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