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SFTP

Description

 

Remote Desktop Manager downloads and uploads the session settings directly from an XML file located on a Secure FTP.

 

Highlights

 

This data source can be shared over the Internet between multiple users

This is a file-based data source, based on the XML data source

 

Although it can be share between multiple locations, there is no conflict management for the configuration. If you share with other users you may get update conflicts and run into issues. This data source type is meant for a single user using multiple computers, not multiple users.

 

Settings

 

Connection

SFTP - Connection tab

SFTP - Connection tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Name

Name of the data source.

FTP Host

FTP server name to access the XML file.

Port

Select the port to connect on the FTP server.

Username

Username used to access the FTP server.

Password

Password used to access the FTP server.

Filename

Indicate the remote folder and filename for data source XML.

 

Advanced

SFTP - Advanced tab

SFTP - Advanced tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Always ask master key

Always ask for the Master key when connecting to the data source.

 

Proxy Settings

SFTP - Proxy Settings tab

SFTP - Proxy Settings tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Use proxy

Enable this option to set your proxy settings.

Proxy

Enter the name of the proxy server.

Port

Enter the port of the proxy server.

Bypass proxy on local

Bypass the proxy server when connecting on a remote computer who has a local IP address.

Proxy type

Specify the proxy type to use. Select between:

Socks4

Socks4a

Socks5

HttpConnect

FtpSite

FtpUser

FtpOpen

Authentication

Select the type of authentication mode used to connect on the proxy server. Select between:

Basic

NTLM

Username

Username to access the proxy server.

Domain

Domain to access the proxy server.

Password

Password to access the proxy server.

 

Private Key

SFTP - Private Key tab

SFTP - Private Key tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

No private Key

Indicate that no private key is used.

Private key file

Specify the private key filename located on the local disk.

Private key data

Specify the private key data instead of the filename.

Passphrase

Enter the passphrase to connect.

Prompt for passphrase

Always ask for the passphrase when connecting to the data source.