SSH to Student Server

11.09.2018 - 12:58

For connecting to Student server you can use what ever SSH client, for example PuTTY.

First enter the address to Student server which is (see figure 1).

Figure 1. PuTTY startup screen

Then PuTTY asks login ID and password. Use your LabraNet account’s ID and password (see figure 2). Note that depending on the student, the letter in the user id may need to be small or capitalized.

Figure 2. PuTTY login screen

After successful login you are in Student server (see figure 3).

Figure 3. PuTTY logged in to Student server

SFTP connection to Student server

LabraNet users can use WinSCP SFTP client to remote access their LabraNet home folder. The WinSCP client can freely downloaded from

Download and install the client. Choose Start -> Programs -> WinSCP -> WinSCP

Once the program starts you need to enter the address to Student server which is

After that you need to enter your LabraNet UserID and password. Port number is 22 (see figure 4).

Figure 4. WinSCP startup

Your local files are in the left window of the client and the remote files (your home folder on Student server) are in the right (see figure 5).

Figure 5. WinSCP connected to Student server

You can transfer files by dragging them from window to another.