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SSH Secure Shell and SFTP Connections

SSH Secure Shell is a utility for Windows computers that allows secure FTP (SFTP) connections and SSH terminal connections to other computers and central servers.

Problems/Bugs With SSH Secure Shell

Here are a few common problems or known bugs:

  1. Problems creating a bookmark with X tunneling (tunneling not working):There is a bug in the GUI that sets up x11 tunneling. Make sure the checkbox for X tunneling is checked. For more details, see Enable X Tunneling Using SSH Secure Shell.
  2. I made a bookmark and kept entering my password, but I continue to get the password prompt: First, make sure the bookmark you saved has your username spelled correctly and saved. If it does, try logging in to another remote computer to make sure your password is correct.

Last Updated: 2/15/10