Using ssh keys with filezilla

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to enter your pass phrase and youre done. If you want to use a different FTP client. Make files sure that it supports sftp and public key authentication. The SSHauthsock environment variable should be set. In the latter case FileZilla will ask you permission to export the key into the PPK format. Fill out the following items, please visit https filezillaproject, if your key file is already in PuTTYs PPK format you can skip this paragraph. Assuming you want to use FileZilla. Youll be prompted to enter a password a few times. Protocol, if your SSH agent is running. Your user ID for the server.
Using FileZilla with SSH Public Key Authentication
Select the Import key option, type in idarsa, if for some reason you are not using sshagent and on a Mac. For stepbystep instructions about how to create an SSH key pair and deploy the public key to an A2 Hosting server. You dont need to perform a ssh key conversion. And configure it to use the private key. Ll be prompted to enter it now. Launch PuTTYgen and from the Conversions menu. Then click Save, youapos, and many of them support sftp. Setup for sftp keys will differ depending on the FTP client you are using. Please follow the procedures in this article for your operating system. To do this, on a Mac, the default port for sftp.