Configuration for S3 compatible Object Storage with WinSCP


WinSCP is a free Desktop Application for Windows which allows to the management of remote files for a wide variety of protocols including S3 compatible Object Storage.

Please follow the installation instruction described on WinSCP

All you will need is:

  • access_key
  • secret_key
  • HPK S3 URL

For access_keysecret_key, and the S3 URL please check here.


Configuration for HPK S3 compatible Object Storage

Example values


  • Create a new login via Session -> New Session, possibly it shown right away and should look like the following

  • Choose Amazon S3 as file protocol
  • Specify settings, see screenshot
    • in field Host name put (depending your Object Storage). NOTE: please make sure to enter without https://
    • in field Access key ID put your access_key, e.g. 82046e8110804a43bf29c1ae426a724d
    • in field Secret access Key put your secret_key, e.g. 82e69bd7a52076c527154297a76c2233

Click on Advanced and choose Advanced. The following screen should appear

  • Choose Path as URL style
  • Click OK
  • Click SaveClick Login and you are done and have access to your Object Storage


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