Your best friend for file transfer.

Fetch application logoFetch

Having troubles with SFTP (2 posts)

  • Started 18 years ago by Katya
  • Latest reply 18 years ago from Scott McGuire
  • Katya Member


    I’m trying out my server’s new SFTP certificate and functionality. It works fine with Transmit, Filezilla and SmartFTP. I’m trying it out with Fetch though, and each time, I get a “SFTP connection could not be opened because the server rejected the password” message. There’s not an issue with the password – which works when I use Fetch’s regular FTP functionality.

    My IP address is:

    My “Remote Login” sharing has been enabled.

    Any ideas?


    - K

    Posted 18 years ago #

  • Scott McGuire Administrator

    Hi Katya,

    Could you please post the contents of the Fetch transcript when you try to make a connection to this server? We'll take a look at it and try to figure out what the problem is.

    To do this, first try to make a connection, then choose "Fetch Transcript" from the Window menu, copy the contents, and post them here.


    Scott McGuire
    Fetch Softworks

    Posted 18 years ago #


  • Or nickname, if you prefer.
  • This will be kept confidential.
  • This is to ensure that you’re a person, not a spambot.