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Are you struggling with sftp error code 255? SFTP is a secure method for file upload. However, it often shows errors when the remote server is down/unavailable, the remote machine doesn’t have ssh access or has firewall restrictions. At Bobcares, we often get requests from our customers to fix an error message sftp error code 255 as part of our Server Management Services. Today, let’s get into the details on how our Support Engineers fix…

Shared, VPS and dedicated server customers using Odin Plesk sometimes report inability to use SFTP. The error reported would be “Error: Fatal: unable to initialise SFTP on server: could not connect. Error: Could not connect to server“. SFTP allows customers to securely upload their website contents to the server, and protects them from password snooping. Failure to use SFTP forces them to use insecure channels. What is SFTP? SFTP is our regular FTP piggybacking on…