SFTP Download: If you haven't done so already, you will need to register before you can download data.
You will then need to select one of the two download methods listed below.
1. GUI client The most user friendly method is to use a GUI client such as WinSCP, FileZilla or CyberDuck to connect to our SFTP sever.
You will need to download the software, install it and consult the documentation before trying to download the file.
The following credentials will be required to login.
Host name: sftp-cancer.sanger.ac.uk
Username: Your email address
Password: Your password
Once logged in you will need to download the file from this location
(depending on your web browser settings, clicking the link above should open your GUI client)
2. SFTP from the Command Line This method is only recommended for those familiar with using the command line.
To login, you will need to open a terminal window and use the following command (and enter your password when prompted). Note that the email address must be quoted.
To download the file, use the following command
For more help using SFTP on the command line, type either the word 'help' or '?' in your terminal.