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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Make hidden folders invisible sftp

My client needed sftp server for sharing files, so I created sftp server on a amazon ec2 ubuntu machine and added different users. Now their need is when user login to sftp server either via winscp ...
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FTP Plugin for Atom Editor

Is there a plugin or functionality to enable FTP and SFTP (optional) on Atom Editor? It'd be useful if I can work directly on the remote server and saving the file it'll be saved directly on the (s)...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Automatically saving files on edit with kate or any text editor

When I try to edit a file in a remote directory (through SSH, SFTP or FTP) I must close the file to get a dialog box tell me if I want to upload the file. I want to upload it automatically on save! I'...
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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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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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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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Changing group in FileZilla

Is there a way for users to change the group on files they have ownership of in FileZilla? Something equivalent to chgrp from the command line? And is there a way to set default groups in FileZilla? ...
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Automatically rename uploaded files not to conflict with existing files using SFTP (WinSCP)

I have file named with A.txt, Using batch command to copy the file to SFTP Server. After copying the A.txt, to copy the A.txt again to SFTP on same path.There is no possible same name with two files ...
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Why does PuTTY & SFTP has to be logged in separately? I thought they were all based on SSH

Why does PuTTY & SFTP has to be logged in separately? I hate typing my password twice to transfer multiple files. Why can't I type my username & password into a SSH client, then it log on to ...
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Getting “Host ”=“ does not exist” when trying to automate file transfers using WinSCP script

I am trying to automate some file transfers using WinSCP scripting. This is what I have. option echo off option batch on option confirm off open abcde:abcde@sftp.xxxyyyzzz.net lcd "t:\" put -...
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How to debug 'File in use by another process' error in Sublime Text

All of a sudden, today, I have started having problems uploading files with Sublime Text and the SFTP plugin. There have been no sytem changes, new programs installed or suchlike. I was using it ...
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Remote editing with Eclipse IDE through an SSH tunnel

I work on a server that is behind a firewall and only accessible from the outside through an intermediary. When I work from home, I need to log into serverA and from there ssh to server B, the server ...
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Access /var/www/html/website symbolic link from home user folder

I have a VPS OS: ubuntu 15.04, in which i have one website in /var/www/html/WEBSITE /var/www/html/WEBSITE have www-data:www-data as user:group I created a symbolic link with ls -s /var/www/html/...
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sFTP using commercial certificate

Currently we have a sFTP but the certificate is only self sign. We are required now to use a valid commercial certificate. Please help me to enlightened what type of certificate need to purchase and ...
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Creating Symbolic Links in Cyberduck?

With SFTP, Cyberduck supports creating a symlink by right clicking a file or folder, and selecting create symlink. This then creates a symlink in the same folder as the file/folder you're linking to. ...
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“Read from socket failed: Connection reset by peer” error with ssh and sftp

I have created keygen and public key I have copied to the remote host. First day it worked fine without any issue, I could transfer the files from my host to remote host with out prompting me for ...
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SFTP stopped working after creating a FTP account

I have created a FTP account using Plesk which is running fine. But since then my SFTP account stopped working. I am new to the whole administration stuff and I can't figure out how the creation of an ...
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Filezilla: Transfers files but still can't see site on network

I am having major Filezilla(SFTP) problems. I have been trying for three days to transfer my files online to my site. It should be simple, but it's not. I am using Filezilla client(1 and 1.com ) as my ...
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Filezilla SFTP works via MiFi device (cellular) but not via new ONT router (fiber)

Neighbor needs to upload files using SFTP for school. We recently got fiber to the home (yay) but now SFTP no longer works. It still works using the MiFi device they were using before we got Fiber....
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Webserver is “empty” when SFTP-ed into but website is still there?

I’ve been put in charge of maintaining a website. When I took over it I was given SFTP credentials and accessed and edited the files through Dreamweaver. I’ve subsequently changed Dreamweaver ...
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SFTP to multiple users access to same directory and take delete permission

I am trying to give permissions to multiple users to access var/www/my.com/folder2, which is owned by www-data. So simply I have a lot of sftp users and everyone only accessing to var/www/my.com/...
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How to connect to a SFTP

I got a SFTP Hostname username password from someone and he gave me a Server RSA public key fingerprint like this: d2:h4:h5:gf:f4 etcetera. But how do i connect to this host, doesn't this fingerprint ...
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standard user sftp.ocx problems

I have a program which calls sftp.ocx I think in windows7, 8, 10, when a standard user goes to run the program, the program crashes when it goes to run sftp.ocx, and the standard user doesn't have ...
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Can't connect to server with Filezilla using SSH keys on Windows 10

In windows 7 I have no problem to connect to my server using filezilla client with SSH keys. Then, on windows 10, using same process, same servers and same key files I can not log in. One thing I ...
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in the obnam backup software how do I set the sftp port?

I want to do the backup on a non default port. With the sftp command I can use -P 1234 but the obnam software needs a path like so: sftp://user@host/path/to/backup Where can I add the sftp port?
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openSSH connection reset by peer

I am trying to upload files to a server I have been configuring using sftp. Therefore I am using the internal-sftp server of openSSH Server. I tried to add following code to /etc/ssh/sshd_config ...
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How can I download a file from a SSH session (without using sftp)

I know I can use sftp user@host .... But what I want is to download a file from the existing session. that is. ssh user@host ... do some work ... The main problem I have is that said file is ...
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how to launch an sftp transfer via the console

I need to move 5 gigs of files from one remote host onto another remote host, which does not make the scp command available via the console. So i'm contemplating any other options than first ...
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filezilla not connecting even with required ports opened

Server: Ubuntu 15.04 - 2.6.32-042stab094.8 Client: Windows 10 I did some iptables changes, saved all rules, naturally, reapplied them afterwards, summary of changes are: open ports tcp: 20, 21 ,...
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How can I improve SFTP transfer times between a Windows 7 PC and an Android phone?

I have set up a home SFTP server using CoreFTP. When I transfer files from my Android phone to a PC, I get really slow speeds (1-1.5 MBps) as compared to SHAREit or Xender (Up-to 10 MBps). Why is it ...
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SFTP's “get” needs write permission

I'm connecting to a server using sftp through console. I'm trying to download a folder which has some files without write permission for anyone. When I use get, those files throw an error that says I ...
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How to transfer data from Raspberry Pi to server using SFTP or other protocol

I want to ask, how to transfer hardware data (CPU, RAM, DISK stats) from Raspberry Pi to online web server using SFTP. I am new in Linux and I have no idea how to do it. I've already had a program in ...
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SSH Network error: Connection refused

I was trying to setup sublime text editor to connect via sftp on my server but was getting connection timeout all the time. I found a solution and followed this article : http://superuser.com/a/...
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Port forwarding on Airport Express

I want to be able to access files on my new Raspberry Pi remotely. So I enabled sftp, but I cannot manage to access it remotely. Here are the details of the setup: I can access sftp on the Pi from ...
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Cannot see files present on server when connecting via Filezilla / SFTP

I am not able to see the files present on the server using Filezilla ftp client. I am using SFTP connection. I am able to connect to the server. I can see only the directories but not the files. ...
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Can't upload files via SFTP (freeSSHd) on Windows Server 2008 because of file permissions

I installed freeSSHd today in order to upload files to our webserver which is on a Windows Server 2008. Inside freeSSHd I created a user and gave him the ability to connect and that works fine. I can ...
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SFTP, SCP, Secure Webdav: which is the most suitable?

currently, I am hosting a webdav share setup in order to store files I need anywhere I am. It is available via HTTPS. Things are that I do not need all the HTTP machinery -i.e. my nginx http server ...
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Create a SFTP connection in Netbeans

I'm trying to create a remote connection with a Apache server in netbeans through a SFTP connection using this tutorial. My intention is upload my files to the server with the IDE. Following, see the ...
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Sublime Text 3 SFTP Instantly “Connection timeout” when connecting to remote server via SFTP

I am using the Sublime SFTP Plugin for Sublime Text 3. I am trying to connect to a remote server. However, the connection will instantly fail with the error message Connection timeout. Connecting ...
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SFTP Unix Script with pub/priv keys

I have written a script that uses sftp to get files. The issue I am having is that it is still prompting me for a password. Before you say my ssh pub/priv key is set up wrong, when I sftp from console ...
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Work on home server over the internet?

I was wondering how I could safely and securely perform SFTP throught the internet to my server so that I could work in code from home. Should the data be encrypted and tunneled? I don't have an exact ...