In this video, you’ll learn about SecureCRT’s SFTP tab and how it can facilitate file transfers as an operational SFTP client within a command-line tab of SecureCRT when connected to an SSH2 server that supports the SFTP subsystem.
The Connect Bar in SecureCRT is perhaps the quickest method of establishing connections on the fly to either ad hoc or saved session hosts.
The video below shows you how to connect to a host by simply typing in a hostname, IP address, or even a portion of a saved session’s name. Learn how to customize the Connect Bar’s location and width and how to convert an ad hoc connection into a saved session that will be available from SecureCRT’s Session Manager.
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.