Topic "SFTP connection issue FZ works??"

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Joined: 2014-04-02
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I have one PS script using SFTP that is not connecting.

Network error: Connection timed out
. 2014-04-10 16:27:47.164 Knocking FTP port.
. 2014-04-10 16:27:49.176 FTP port did not open.

I ran this through the WinSCP GUI tool, and same issue.
. 2014-04-10 16:39:05.951 Server unexpectedly closed network connection
. 2014-04-10 16:39:05.951 Knocking FTP port.
. 2014-04-10 16:39:08.170 FTP port did not open.
* 2014-04-10 16:39:08.203 (EFatal) Server unexpectedly closed network connection.
* 2014-04-10 16:39:08.203 Authentication failed.

Strange thing is, i can open the site using the same credentials, but using filezilla????

Also i have another sftp script going to another server,(different port, and mac server) and it connects fine?

Im thinking maybe it is beacause WinSCP uses OpenSSH_6.0 and FZ may not, especially with the whole OpenSSL.TLS.Heartbeat issue that is occuring right now.

Any ideas otherwise? Debug logs were not that helpfull lol

thanks in advanced
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WinSCP does not use OpenSSH (neither FileZilla does).
WinSCP uses OpenSSL, but for FTP over TLS/SSL only, not for SSH (SFTP).
SSH code is the same for WinSCP and FileZilla.

Please attach a complete log using the latest version of both WinSCP and FileZilla.
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Joined: 2014-04-02
Posts: 9
solved. Firewall was blocking ssh..argh lol

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