The SSH File Transfer Protocol, (sometimes called Secure File Transfer Protocol, Secure FTP), or SFTP, is a network protocol that provides file access, file transfer, and file management functionality over any reliable data stream.

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Send files via SFTP to VM without internet access through Citrix

I need to send some files to a CentOs VM which has no internet access and I am logging on to Citrix with the credentials of a colleague of mine. When using FileZilla to connect via SFTP, I can ...
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How do I copy a file from one server to another without downloading first?

Is it possible to copy a file from one server to another without downloading first? I have a backup file that is 10gb that I'm wanting to copy from my production server to my staging server. ...
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SFTP setup between two sites between windows and AIX server

I have Server running Windows 2008 with SFTP service in site A. I have another site B having an AIX server with Network storage attached and SFTP service enabled. Couple of questions: How can I ...
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File Client: Permissions?

So on a linux server, I was recently made as an admin, and I have writing rights to manage and write data on the server. However, I have to sudo su in order to do this. When I try to use an FTP ...
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how to restrict sftp only users to specific folder within the chroot directory

I know there is different versions of this question. but I am trying to give each user a folder within chroot directory and he/she should not be able to navigate outside the assigned folder. What I ...
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CentOS SFTP chroot

I've some issues chrooting an SFTP access for a client. I can access the directory, but the problem is I can't read / write, I can just access the directory. Below is what I've done : # cat /etc/...
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Give different permission to different user in SFTP in ubuntu?

I have setup SFTP refereed from here and I have directory structure like following. Now in my case, there are multiple users who can access files as per their privileges, as follow. Super admin ...
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In MobaXterm, how do I bookmark a folder in the left panel sftp view after you open an ssh session?

For the life of me, I cannot figure out how to make a bookmark for folders in the left panel sftp view after you open a ssh session. When I google it all I find is how to bookmark sessions themselves....
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sftp onto mac local machine from remote server

Posted this on SO but that was deemed off topic so re-posting it here. I am trying to download a dataset from a private remote server through sftp onto my local macbook pro machine. I was informed by ...
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Passwordless authentication not working

I am trying to setup a passwordless authentication between my webserver & a reporting server using the below steps. It works fine in my dev environment , however in the customer environment it ...
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How to remove CR in error message in sftp stderr

I am using Linux 2.6.32-573.26.1 I use a_script to run batch sftp to get file from another Linux server Here is the way to run a_script a_script > a_script.log.wri 2>&1 Here is a_script:...
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How to configure an SFTP client Filezila to a machine which is accessible by doing SSH second time?

MyMachine <---SSH----> AccessMahcine <---SSH----> Target Machine. The target machine is accessible via SSH through an access machine. I can SSH to access machine, and from there again SSH to ...
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Send automatic message via SFTP [closed]

We run a system that automatically sends a swift message at the end of a process. But these messages are sent using FTP. We feel the FTP process is too prone to MITMA and wish to change the sending ...
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Setting explicit command to run SFTP server in FileZilla client (Mac OS)

Basically what I am looking forward is the same functionality on Mac OS as the WinSCP screenshot below I have SSH tunnel application to establish tunnel with the server and using the FileZilla for ...
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How to connect WinSCP through command line not in GUI mode?

Connect WinSCP console through command-line. Run batch file in it. Commands should be included in batch file for connecting with the server.
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How do I run cygwin commands when sshd is started up?

I am using net use commands in a .profile for an sftp client to access file shares from cygwin. If I ssh to the Windows server and run . .profile, then everything works until the next time the ...
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Logging into new FTP server, but no directories show up

I've tried this with both ProFTPD and SFTP. I'm trying to chroot a user to /var/www/user however when I log in to the FTP server with their account, I get "/var/www/user: No such file or directory". ...
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SFTP chroot: sshd_selinux_copy_context: getcon failed with Permission denied [postauth]

I'm stucked with creating SFTP chroot. I'm able to log in, but i'm getting "Permission denied" whatever I try. sftp webadm@<ip>: webadm@<ip>'s password: Connected to <ip>. Changing ...
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Apache Virtual Host HTTPS Site Not Reachable

Firstly, my HTTPS site setup using Virtual Host Redirect is working fine. But, after i try to add restrictive SFTP user by target user home directory into web directory of my HTTPS site with the ...
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Connect to server via lftp and delete files older than one day

I am using lftp to connect to a remote server as: lftp -u user,pass -e "echo 'hello' ;quit" host What I want to do is to find and delete all the files in the root directory which are older than 1 ...
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SFTP on Centos 7

I just started using Linux/Centos like a week ago so please excuse my knowledge. I configure the Centos 7 or a VM everything goes well. I setup HTTP and mySQL all goes well, but now when I setup SFTP ...
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openssh with virtual users and chroot

I'm looking for a way to run a opensshd offering sftp to users as a unprivileged user e.g. on port 8022. This opensshd should take something like a customer passwd file which can include information ...
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FileZilla uploading folders but not the files within them

I'm having an issue where I'm unable to FTP certain folders to my server without losing the files in them. All of the subfolders transfer correctly, but the files won't transfer to the server unless ...
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Transfer files over an established ssh connection

I'm wondering if there's any way, while in an established ssh session, to copy files to and from the source computer, without having to use sftp or scp to create a separate connection, requiring more ...
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Batch file doesn't execute WinSCP script completely

I am working on a bat file wherein I have to login to a remove server through SFTP with WinSCP and execute a shell script and get a file to system from the remote server. Below is the code. cd C:\...
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Why am I getting “error stdin: is not a tty, /my/local/directory: no such file or directory”?

I can't figure out why it can't find my directory. I am using the SSH terminal in cPanel to transfer a large directory to my remote server from the local machine I'm on. I ran scp -r C:/my/local/...
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sftp - skipping non-regular file error

I get skipping non-regular file /home/local/dir/dir2 while using: put -P /home/local/dir/dir2 /www/dir3 Sftp connects on non-default port, with ssh key and no-password, transfers normally ...
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Centos Sftp Ssh - How always create files with rwx-rwx-r-x and always owned by a certain group

I have a user myuser, which is only allowed to connect to ssh via sftp. I'd like this user to always create files with rwx-rwx-r-x and always owned by the group apache. I've tried to accomplish the ...
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Ubuntu server doesn't handle SFTP/SCP connection

I've installed FTP on Ubuntu 14.04 server and I tried to connect to it via FileZilla. It works if I use FTP. But if I try to connect via SFTP, there are no folders or files shown, and I get the error: ...
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Error with AWS ubuntu server connecting to FileZilla

Made an Amazon web service instance today, with ubuntu server, it's working fine with apache, I can connect to the website on the browser without issues. But when I try to connect to FileZilla I get a ...
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public key authentication not working with “ssh/sftp Daemon” on android

I can sftp to my android device using password. However i can not set up this using public key auth. $ ssh -vvv root@192.168.1.10 SSHD Server debug1: Authentications that can continue: publickey,...
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Why does Sublime sftp report encoding error?

In Sublime Text SFTP config, I list /htdocs as my remote path. I need to download everything (i.e. the whole website). My local folder is called Z:\sftp. I want everything from remote /htdocs to go ...
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Understanding everything about SSH keys

consider me as noob, but I've 0 idea about ssh keys, I know ssh is very secure, one thing I know, that you don't need to remember password when you like to access your remote server, now i've 3 remote ...
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Amazon ec2 instance w/ atached volume permission denied with sftp

I made an extra volume and then attached it like this... sudo mkfs -t ext4 device_name sudo mkdir mount_point sudo mount device_name mount_point The mount point was in my home directory as well. ...
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Filezilla won't transfer 10 files simultaneously

I can't recall when I noticed the problem/change but I used to be able to always transfer 10 files at the same time if I wanted but something has changed where it will never do that. Sometimes it is 6 ...
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How to NppFTP with SSH key?

I created a profile with the next options Connection: Hostname: ftp.example.com Connection Type: SFTP Port: 22 Username: wwwexample Password: ****** Ask for password: no Authentication: Try ...
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SFTP server for Windows with its own users and folders?

anyone knows if there's a SFTP server for Windows, with these features? 1. sftp users db is separate from windows users (preferably a simple text file with user/password pairs or some kind of db with ...
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I'm unable to access any .vdi files over the network

I have two Arch workstations. I want to be able to run VirtualBox on Machine A, and access the .vdi files stored on a storage drive on Machine B. I'm sure I'm not connecting the two machines ...
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SSH acess blocked after user was added to sftp group

I have a specific user and group associated to an SFTP service in my server. recently I added my regular group to the group associated with the SFTP, and now I can no longer connect to the server via ...
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OpenSSH_6.2p2 on HP-UX B.11.31 ia64, sftp and ssh keys

We are running OpenSSH_6.2p2+sftpfilecontrol-v1.3-hpn13v12 on a Unix server (HP-UX, B.11.31, ia64 architecture). A client fails that tries to log on to our server using sftp and ssh keys (trying to ...
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FileZilla is connecting to localhost instead of SSH server (can connect via PuTTY)

I have a Linux OS running on another machine in my home network, with an IP Address of 192.168.178.85. On this machine, I have installed OpenSSH and it is running on port 22. I can SSH in using ...
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Are there any current multi-threaded sftp Windows clients? [closed]

I found bitkinex.com had one, but is rather old and doesn't support the latest encryption. winSCP has it on it's plan, some time way into the future, but doesn't seem likely to happen.
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Most secure and flexible file access on a NAS

I have a NAS at home that I use to store my documents and media files. I recently got a raspberry Pi on which I installed a media center (openElec). Giving access to the media files to the raspberry ...
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Unable to upload files via SFTP with Cyberduck

I have a problem very similar to the question asked here, but the solution listed there isn't working for me. Situation: I have two Mac laptops, an old Macbook Air running Yosemite with Cyberduck 4.1....
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Upload directory by sftp

I try to upload localDir to remote server i follow this guide SFTP Guide but when upload the localDir and go inside i see blankDir I did the following sftp> lls 404.html crm nginx-logo.png ...
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PHPStorm SFTP connection using two factor authenticaton (TOTP)

I'm trying to connect with the server in PHPStorm but I'm having trouble because the server uses a two factor authentication (TOTP). I was googling for it, but didn't found anything. Here is my ...
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SFTP: Connection closed

I'm trying to connect via sftp to my Synology NAS 215j running sftp server. The sshd works great for root user, but when I do sftp as root, I'm getting Connection closed just after typing correct ...
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Why does deleting a directory take so long on SFTP?

One of my WordPress installs has been migrated recently and I'm trying to delete the directory of the old one but it's taken over 15 minutes to delete. It looks like it's deleting each individual file....
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User can see other users folders when they don't have permissions?

I've just setup a website for my friend on my Linux box and am using his usernames home folder to host the website files "jamesp". I've also got a couple of other users on the box, listed below. I'...
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How to tell which FTP directory I am in?

I received FTP credentials from my client to start developing a website I am working on for them, but I'm not sure what directory they gave me access to. It just shows "/" on the top of Transmit for ...