WinSCP - Save all configurations in an INI file.

October 2016

You can configure WinSCP to save configurations to an INI file (instead of Windows Registry):
  • Open WinSCP and go to the Preferences section.
  • Next to "Other general options" click on the "Preferences" button.
  • Go to the "Storage" section.
  • In the right pane (Under Configuration storage) select "INI file (WinSCP.ini)".
  • Click on OK to validate.

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