Online Learning Video: Keyword Highlighting in SecureCRT

The two videos below demonstrate real-time highlighting, which can help call attention to keywords or contiguous patterns of characters on the screen, displaying them in color, bold, and reverse attributes.

This first video introduces SecureCRT’s keyword highlighting capability.

Keyword Highlighting in SecureCRT

The second video demonstrates how to leverage a set of keyword highlighting patterns that was created by someone else using a “Cisco Words” INI file submitted by a VanDyke Software forum member. You can read more in this forum post.

SecureCRT Keyword Highlighting: Importing an INI File

You can see more SecureCRT videos on the SecureCRT video page and the VanDyke Software YouTube Channel.

LabEveryday Publishes YouTube Tutorial for SecureCRT and SecureFX

Du’An Lightfoot is an IT professional and SecureCRT customer who produces a YouTube channel called LabEveryday. Mr. Lightfoot creates Microsoft and Cisco labs and tutorials to help IT professionals pursue certifications and IT career development paths.

Mr. Lightfoot’s video, “SecureCRT 8.5 and SecureFX: Everything You Need to Know” provides a great overview of the software as well as examples of how he uses SecureCRT and SecureFX in his own environment.

You can also watch the tutorial on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/bZy84AlCSRk

LabEveryday is a wealth of video tutorials and tips. Thank you to Du’An Lightfoot from VanDyke Software!

Online Learning Video: Configuring SecureCRT to use Public-Key Authentication with VShell and OpenSSH Servers

These two videos demonstrate how to configure SecureCRT to use public-key authentication with VShell and OpenSSH servers.

The first video shows how to create a public-private key pair in SecureCRT and how to use the Public Key Channel (RFC 4819) to easily upload the public key to the VShell server.

Public-Key Authentication: Configuring SecureCRT to Connect to VShell

The second video below shows how to create a public-private key pair in SecureCRT and how to use SecureCRT’s SFTP tab to upload the public key to the server. Also shown is how to append the public key to the appropriate file on the OpenSSH server and set permissions.

Public-Key Authentication: Configuring SecureCRT to Connect to OpenSSH Servers

You can see more SecureCRT videos on the SecureCRT video page and the VanDyke Software YouTube Channel.

Online Learning Video: Timestamping Logged Lines Using SecureCRT Custom Logging

This video demonstrates how to use SecureCRT’s custom logging features to timestamp each line that gets written to a log file when logging is active in SecureCRT.

Timestamping Logged Lines Using SecureCRT Custom Logging

You can see more SecureCRT videos on the SecureCRT video page and the VanDyke Software YouTube Channel.