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Unexpected remote id

Problem

Unexpected remote id.

HRESULT error: FTPLIB_E_SSH_UNEXPECTEDREMOTEID (0x80043120)

Cause

The server sent an unexpected identification string. The client expects a string in the form of:
SSH-protoversion-softwareversion SP comments CR LF

It is strong indication that there is no SSH server running at the entered host and port.

Solution

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