Install SSHFS into Windows 10

SSHFS installation for Windows 10 relies on 2 open-source software available in Github.com. This section guides you through with the installation.

HEADS UP: Like any other open-source software, they get updated frequently. Hence, you will need to search for the latest version rather than follow the version numbers specified in this guide.

Download Packages

The first thing to do is to download the SSHFS-Win package and its dependencies.

(1) WinFCP

SSHFS-Win requires WinFSP package to work properly. It is available at: https://github.com/billziss-gh/winfsp/releases.

IMPORTANT NOTE: look for the “latest release” (colored in green) version.

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(2) SSHFS-Win

Similarly, you need to download sshfs-win package to ensure SSH filesystem is available on Windows 10. Download the correct package according to your CPU type. It is available at: https://github.com/billziss-gh/sshfs-win/releases

IMPORTANT NOTE: look for the “latest release” (colored in green) version.

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Installations

Now that you have both install ready, you may proceed to install them. First, you should install SSHFS-Win software.

Firstly: WinFCP

Run the installer and proceed with the installation. There is not much to configure.

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Then: SSHFS-Win

Once done, you then install SSHFS-Win by running its installer. There is not much to configure.

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