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To use the plug-in in your backup, restore or synchronize tasks, you need to create SFTP configurations. Basically, each configuration contains parameters determining how to work with a remote server. Configuration dialog consists of four tabs: General, Authentication, Proxy and Advanced.
Under the General tab, you need to enter SFTP server address, and select a folder that the configuration will point to.
There are three fields:
Click Test connection to test the connection. To enter login and password, go to the Authentication tab.
Under the Authentication tab, you need to specify how to connect to your SFTP server.
The fields are as follows:
After specifying authorization parameters, you can check connection under the General tab.
Under the Proxy tab, you can specify proxy settings. These settings override general proxy settings of the program (see Proxy Settings for more details).
There are five options:
If you are behind a proxy server that doesn’t require authorization, leave User and Password empty.
Under the Advanced tab you can change some advanced specifics of the plug-in’s work. For most SFTP servers, default settings should work well, but there are situations when you may want to change them.
There are three options:
You can read about general concept of configurations in Plug-in Configurations.
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