When comparing WinSCP vs Bitvise SSH Client, the Slant community recommends WinSCP for most people. In the question“What are the best SSH clients for Windows?” WinSCP is ranked 7th while Bitvise SSH Client is ranked 9th.
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Pro Supports FTP and SFTP
Pro Not bundled with Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUP)
Does not attempt to install unwanted software on installation.
Pro Free and open-source
It has very good compatibility with the other tools of this segment (e.g. PuTTY)
No Installation required.
Pro Can protect stored passwords by strong AES cipher
Pro Integrated basic text editor
It has a integrated basic function text editor to create/edit/update files directly from client.
Pro Can save and load profiles
Profiles can be used to save connection information and connection specific settings.
Pro Built-in SFTP window
The client comes with built-in SFTP window to easily move files between the client and the server.
The SSH client software is free without any limitations.
Con Does not support UNC
Does not support UNC.
This makes working with the "Library"-function in WIn 7, 8, 10 not possible when working over a network.
Con Saved profiles(sessions) feature is not good
Why not have a panel to show saved profiles that the user can easily to open sessions?