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SSH/SFTP Server - Terminal for Android

By Banana Studio Free

Developer's Description

A powerful application allows you to run SSH/SFTP Server on your phone with full functional terminal.


Use any network interfaces in your device including: Wi-Fi, Ethernet, Tethering...

Multiple users (anonymous user included: username=ssh without password)

[SFTP feature] Allow each user to show hidden files or not

[SFTP feature] Multiple access paths for each user: Any folders in your internal storage or external sdcard

[SFTP feature] Can set read-only or full write access on each path

Automatically start SSH/SFTP Server when certain WiFi is connected

Automatically start SSH/SFTP Server on boot

Has public intents to support scripting

For Tasker integration:

Add new Task Action (choose System -> Send Intent) with the following information:

Package: net.xnano.android.sshserver

Class: net.xnano.android.sshserver.receivers.CustomBroadcastReceiver

Actions: either one of following actions:

- net.xnano.android.sshserver.START_SERVER

- net.xnano.android.sshserver.STOP_SERVER


Home: Control the server configurations such as

Start/stop server

Monitor the connected clients

Change port

Enable automatically start on boot

User management

Manage users and access paths for each user

Enable or disable user


Information about SSH/SFTP Server


WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE: Mandatory permission for SSH/SFTP Server to access files in your device.

INTERNET, ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE, ACCESS_WIFI_STATE: Mandatory permissions to allow user to connect to SSH/SFTP Server.

Location (Coarse location): Only required for user who wants to automatically start server on Wi-Fi detect on Android P and above.

Please read Android P restriction about getting Wifi's connection info here: https://developer.android.com/about/versions/pie/android-9.0-changes-all#restricted_access_to_wi-fi_location_and_connection_information

Which SSH/SFTP clients are supported?

You can use any SSH/SFTP clients on Windows, Mac OS, Linux or even browser to access this SSH/SFTP Server.

Tested clients:



Bitvise SSH client

Finder (MAC OS)

Any terminal/File manager on Linux

Total Commander (Android)

ES File Explorer (Android)


If you're facing any problems, want new features or have feedback to improve this application, don't hesitate to send it to us via the support email: support@xnano.net.

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 0.5.2


Release July 26, 2019
Date Added July 26, 2019
Version 0.5.2

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Android
Additional Requirements Requires Android 4.1 and up


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