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CISER Computing User's Manual: Moving Files

Moving files to and from the research servers

There are four methods you can use to move your files back and forth from your local computer to the research servers. Your preferred method depends on your needs. Each method has advantages and disadvantages.  more...

Tip: whichever method you use, zipping the file(s) first will make speed up the transfer.

Cornell Dropbox Method

You may use the Cornell Dropbox to transfer files to and from the research servers. This is a secure method and is easy to use with your Cornell NetID.  more...

Remote Desktop Connection Method

  • Remote Desktop for Windows can be configured for file transfers.  more...
  • Remote Desktop for Mac can be configured for file transfers.  more...

Email Method

An easy and familiar option, good for moving small files.  more...

 

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