Specialty Software


WinSCP is a file transfer program (FTP) that supports secure file transfer. It is mainly used at Ithaca College for transferring files to and from the legacy Web server, ICWeb. WinSCP is installed on faculty and staff computers:

Basic configuration information:

  • Launch WinSCP
  • Host name: icweb.ithaca.edu
  • Port number: 22
  • Username: Your assigned username for the ICWeb server (will usually be the same as Netpass, but if your Netpass username is longer than 8 characters, ICWeb only uses the first 8 characters)
  • Password: Enter your ICWeb password
  • File Protocol: SFTP
  • Be sure to check the box for Allow SCP fallback
  • Click Login
  • Your ICWeb files will be listed on the right, local computer files will be on the left