[CentOS] How to connect to a Windows PC in LAN

Mon Dec 18 22:34:45 UTC 2006
Wright, Paul <pwright at northwestfire.org>

>I have a LAN with 2 computers: One is CentOS and one is Windows XP.
>I am trying to transfer file between 2 computers using LAN. Can you 
>please tell me how to do it?

For quick informal file transfers between Windows and Linux, I use a
program called WinSCP installed on the Windows box (find it as

As long as your Linux box will accept SSH sessions, it works really well
and gives you the familiar Explorer-type interface.