Our ultimate ‘tricks of the trade’ list for IT professionals – Part 2/3

The ultimate list of useful links for IT professionalsYou’re well in to the evening and the ‘simple’ site visit you embarked upon has turned in to a monster can of worms.

Turning it off and on again repeatedly has failed and you’ve been watching status bars for the best part of the day with no hope of seeing home any time soon.

What you’ll take away from this three part series of useful links to free utilities and indispensable articles, may just provide that lifeline in such a situation.

Back by popular demand, behold part two of our ultimate list, compiled by IT professionals from across the UK.

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Useful software tool of the week: WinSCP

Its been a while since I recommended a useful free software tool. But this time I want to introduce a tool that I have been using for many years but recently have found very useful specifically when dealing with Rsync jobs in BackupAssist.

Introducing WINSCP

WINSCP is developed by Martin Prikryl  of Putty fame.  It is a simple utility that at first glance works in exactly the same way as an FTP client but with  some very useful features that stand out. Continue reading