Using Ubuntu File Browser with Amazon EC2 Instance

Normally, I use scp to copy files in and out of an EC2 Linux instance. Sometimes, a GUI file browser comes handy to quickly review files. Ubuntu has excellent support for that. One of many reasons why Ubuntu is my development platform of choice. Unfortunately, the steps to connect the Nautilus file browser to EC2 using SSH key is not described very well. Hopefully, this article will help.

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