How to Use WinSCP to Log In to a Node in Key Pair Authentication Mode in FusionStorage

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1. Check whether WinSCP on the local PC has been used to log in to a node in key pair authentication mode.
? If yes, go to Step 4.
? If no or you cannot confirm, go to Step 2.
2. Run WinSCP and specify the following information about the target node:
? IP address and the SSH port number (default value: 22).
? Username for the SSH login. For example, the username for logging in to a FusionSphere OpenStack node is fsp.
? Private key certificate. Select the prepared local private key certificate file.
The file name extension of the private key certificate is *.ppk.

3. To facilitate subsequent access, click Save and set the session name in the displayed dialog box.
After this step, go to Step 5.
4. In the navigation tree in the left pane, choose Session > Stored sessions and select the saved session.
5. Click Login.
If the in-use private key certificate is an encrypted certificate, the Key passphrase window is displayed when a session is setup. In this case, enter the certificate password.

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How to Use PuTTY to Log In to a Node in Key Pair Authentication Mode in FusionStorage
1. Check whether PuTTY on the local PC has been used to log in to a node in key pair authentication mode. ? If yes, go to Step 7. ? If no or you cannot confirm, go to Step 2. 2. Run PuTTY and enter the IP address of the target node and the SSH port number (default value: 22). 3. In the Category area in the left pane, choose Connection > SSH > Auth. The SSH authentication configuration page is displayed. 4. Click Browse, select the prepared private key certificate in the displayed window, and click Open. The file name extension of the private key certificate is *.ppk. 5. In the Category area in the left pane, select Session. The main page is displayed. 6. To facilitate subsequent access, create a custom session in Saved Sessions and click Save. After this step, go to Step 8. 7. Select a saved session and click Load. 8. Click Open. 9. Enter the username for logging in to the target node as prompted. You are required to enter the certificate password if the in-use private key certificate is an encrypted certificate.

How to Transfer a File Using WinSCP in FusionStorage
1. Open the WinSCP folder, and double-click WinSCP.exe. 2. Set the following login parameters: ? Host name: Enter the IP address of the destination device. ? Port number: Set it to the default value 22. ? User name: Enter the username. ? Password: Enter the password. ? Private key file: Retain the default setting, which is empty. ? Protocol: Select the default value SFTP, and click Allow SCP fallback. 3. Click Login. The WinSCP file transfer window is displayed. NOTE: ? If the key file is not selected during the first login, the system displays "Continue connecting and add host key to cache", asking you whether to continue the operation. Click Yes. The WinSCP file transfer window is displayed. ? By default, the C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\My Documents directory of the local PC is displayed in the left pane, and the /root directory of the transfer destination device is displayed in the right pane. 4. Determine whether to copy a file from the local PC to the destination device. ? If yes, go to Step 5. ? If no, go to Step 9. 5. In the right pane, select a destination directory for storing the received file, such as /home. 6. In the left pane, select the directory in which the file to be transferred is saved, for example, E:\Software\configuration tool, and choose the file to be transferred. 7. On the menu bar, choose Files > Copy. The Copy dialog box is displayed. 8. Confirm the file to be transferred and the destination directory for storing the file, and click Copy. The file transfer from the local PC to the destination device starts. 9. In the left pane, select the directory in which the file to be transferred is saved, for example, E:\Software\configuration tool. 10. In the right pane, select a destination directory for storing the received file, for example, /home, and choose the file to be transferred.

Storage path of RSA key pairs and certificates on the firewall
The storage path of RSA key pairs and certificates varies according to the device model. RSA key pairs and certificates are stored in the hda1:/ directory on the USG6000 and in the cfcard:/ directory on the USG9500.

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