Opened 3 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#12293 closed Bug report (worksforme)

SSH (SSH File Transfer Protocol) Can't login to ESXi SSH

Reported by: WaiTang Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: FileZilla Client
Keywords: Cc:
Component version: 3.35.0 Operating system type: Windows
Operating system version:


I found not working to connect ESXi SSH at 3.35.0
the error message is
Status: Connecting to
Status: Using username "root".
Status: Access denied
Error: Authentication failed.
Error: Critical error: Could not connect to server
I also testing with same error.

and I find my old unused PC using this old version (, it can connect, then I find this old version to replace 3.35.0 ay my PC, then SSH connection is successful.

ESXi Server Version 6.5.0 Update 3

Change History (1)

comment:1 by Tim Kosse, 3 years ago

Resolution: worksforme
Status: newclosed

Please double-check your credentials, watch out for character case and leading/trailing whitespace. If you are using a key file or an SSH agent, make sure the keys are identical on both machines.

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