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.
This video provides an overview of the new color schemes, including Solarized, introduced in SecureCRT 8.3 and shows you how to change background and foreground colors and modify an ANSI Color palette. As a bonus, you’ll also learn how to utilize a script and a button on SecureCRT’s button bar to quickly cycle through available color schemes.