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Find SFTP Client software to automate Scheduled file transfers

Hi EE,


Can anyone recommend an SFTP client to automate Scheduled file transfers, that doesn't require scripting and doesn't cost over $500 USD for a professional license? 


Can't find much on Google any assistance is welcome.


Thank you. 

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Why the aversion to scripting?  That's a strange restriction for any peice of software that you want to automate on a schedule.  You're basically looking for software that reinvented the wheel with their own scheduler AND you don't want them to charge you for it.  I won't be surprised if no such beast exists. 
Although I agree with Cliff about creating perhaps a powershell script and using task scheduler. But I also understand if you are trying to make this work for non technical types, that can be confusing.

I wonder if you  would be best off looking at backup software.  

https://www.acronis.com/en-us/articles/backup-hard-drive/
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Hi eksatx,

Looks good i'll download a trial and see how I go. Thank you.

Everyone else cheers for your assistance :) 
Great--I hope it works well for you.

Even if your specific scenario is not covered by the script wizard, in most cases you can find a sample script that is close enough to what you need:

http://kb.robo-ftp.com/script_library/list