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WinSCP vs cURL: What are the differences?

Developers describe WinSCP as "A popular SFTP client and FTP client for Microsoft Windows". It is a popular SFTP client and FTP client for Microsoft Windows. Copy file between a local computer and remote servers using FTP, FTPS, SCP, SFTP, WebDAV or S3 file transfer protocols. On the other hand, cURL is detailed as "Command Line Tool and Library for Transferring Data With URLs". Used in command lines or scripts to transfer data. It is also used in cars, television sets, routers, printers, audio equipment, mobile phones, tablets, and is the internet transfer backbone for thousands of software applications affecting billions of humans daily.

WinSCP and cURL belong to "File Transfer" category of the tech stack.

cURL is an open source tool with 18.1K GitHub stars and 3.93K GitHub forks. Here's a link to cURL's open source repository on GitHub.

According to the StackShare community, cURL has a broader approval, being mentioned in 21 company stacks & 119 developers stacks; compared to WinSCP, which is listed in 10 company stacks and 16 developer stacks.

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    What is cURL?

    Used in command lines or scripts to transfer data. It is also used in cars, television sets, routers, printers, audio equipment, mobile phones, tablets, and is the internet transfer backbone for thousands of software applications affecting billions of humans daily.

    What is WinSCP?

    It is a popular SFTP client and FTP client for Microsoft Windows. Copy file between a local computer and remote servers using FTP, FTPS, SCP, SFTP, WebDAV or S3 file transfer protocols.

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    What are some alternatives to cURL and WinSCP?
    Postman
    It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
    HTTPie
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    FileZilla
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    Flurl
    It is a modern, fluent, asynchronous, testable, portable, buzzword-laden URL builder and HTTP client library for .NET.
    Cyberduck
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