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.
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.
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.
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.