You might need to send files between Linux servers, a great way to send files quickly and securely is by using the SCP command.

Sending to a Host

scp = The secure file transferring program
/home/user/file.ext = The full path of the file you want to send
[email protected] = Username at host you want to send files to
:/home/user/folder = The full path of where you want to place the file

Receiving from a Host

scp = The secure file transferring program
[email protected] = Username at host you want to connect to
:/home/user/folder/file.ext = The full path of the file you want to retrieve
/home/user/folder = The full path of where you want to place the file

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