FileZilla is most popular ftp client used by users for connecting ftp server from local system. It has lots of feature to use remote server. But most the them doesn’t have more idea to how to connect sftp using filezilla.
If you don’t want to use password, you can simply use SSH private key with filezilla to authenticate on key basis. This article will help you to How to import private key in filezilla for sftp access.
Download FileZilla Client: click here to download filezilla client
FileZilla Client: You must have filezilla client installed on your system.
SSH Private Key: You must have ssh private key to attach with filezilla client.
Step 1: Start Filezilla
I hope you better know to how to start filezilla on your system. We can start filezilla using shortcut or through program files or command line.
Step 2: Add Key in Filezilla
Follow the given below screenshots to add primary key in filezilla.
2.1 Go to
Edit Menu and Click on Settings Submenu.
SFTP under Connection and click Add key file.
2.3 Select private key file. You Key file will be added in List. Now Just click
Some times filezilla prompt to convert key in case provided key is not in correct format which filezilla used. Feel free to convert file and save with some other name.
Step 3: Connect to SFTP Server
You may also visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=laN-dXhrttA for video tutorial.