How to copy files over SSH using SCP Linux command line tool
SCP = SECURE COPY (remote file copy program), with SCP you can copy files over an SSH connection securely and encrypted. With this Linux command line toolyou can copy files remotely from one remote server to another, or from you’re PC to a remote server.
USAGE = scp [-1246BCpqrv] [-c cipher] [-F ssh_config] [-i identity_file] [-l limit] [-o ssh_option] [-P port] [-S program] [[user@]host1:]file1 … [[user@]host2:]file2
OPTIONS = Open a terminal window on you’re Linux box, or/and type in the command line the following command for all options for scp: man scp
EXAMPLE = scp DevServer.test.lan:/var/www/html/testSite/images/image1.jpgtestserver:/var/www/html/images/NewImages