How to generate a PPK file for SSH and SFTP

How to generate a PPK file for SSH and SFTP

Converting Your PEM to PPK Using PuTTYgen [For aMiSTACX and Windows Clients] PuTTY does not natively support the private key format (.pem) generated by Amazon EC2. PuTTY has a tool named PuTTYgen, which can convert keys to the required PuTTY format (.ppk). You must convert your private key into this format (.ppk) before attempting to […]

WinSCP Sudo Access for Ubuntu aMiSTACX

WinSCP Sudo Access for Ubuntu aMiSTACX

NOTE: We do NOT support SFTP client FileZilla for Ubuntu Linux, because it requires altering the default ubuntu user permissions. WinSCP is a powerful and flexible SFTP client, and provides a very convenient GUI interface for our Ubuntu aMiSTACX AWS EC2 servers. You can set file permissions, do file transfers, and so much more! However, a standard configuration omits the ability […]