Barnesnoble WinSCP for Accounts Payable Instructions
Posted by Marilyn Wetterer on 23 December 2019 11:47 AM
Login to computer as an admin
Install WinSCP from \\Leo\Storage\Library\Installers\WinSCP
From the Accounts Payable WinSCP Settings, copy the folders barnesnobleWinSCPKey and BN WinSCP Settings to the user's Documents folder
Launch Regedit (Registry Editor)
Load the users registry hive:
C:>Users\username\NTUSER.DAT (file may be hidden but you can access it by navigating to the user's root folder and typing "NTUSER.DAT" in the input box.
Call it Dau
In the C:\Users\username\Documents\BN WinSCP you copied down, Double click the BN WinSCP Settings registry file. You will see a Warning Alert, Click Yes
back to regedit, go to edit-->find and search the key that was just added named PublicKeyFile and edit the associated path to have the target user's username in it. Delete the older user name and add new user.
Unload the hive by clicking on the Dau registry subfolder and choosing
Reboot and have the user login and launch Winscp
updated 5/11/2023 by Jad Habib