Topic "hard drive crahs - need new keys now"

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dilbert_o_sullivan
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hello everyone -

new to this Forum; I used WinSCP for more than two years, I had a older version. Now - after a hard drive crahs [;-(] i had to rebuild my system.

so i took the newest client from WinSCP.
due to the HardDriveCrash i probably may not find the old keys any more. How does the Key generation process goes on? I am

gluless - can any body help out here. Many many thanks in advance.

do i have to create new keys or what? - with a Key generator or what`? You see i have forgotten allmost everything... Wink
Btw. The two keys i am sending to the admin of the server.


please help me out here.
many many thanks in advance

dilbert


updating: well, i am happy - i ve found the old keys; the keys i used in the previouls version of WinSCP - so i am really happy. i want to use them - but how do i do that? Any and all help wiil be greatly appreciated

- mille grazie!
yours dilbert
martin
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dilbert_o_sullivan wrote:
updating: well, i am happy - i ve found the old keys; the keys i used in the previouls version of WinSCP - so i am really happy. i want to use them - but how do i do that? Any and all help wiil be greatly appreciated

Either load them into pagent or to private key box on the session tab of login dialog.
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