Never to face problems with ssh keys on windows, you can use a utility Pageant. Just download Pageant and PuTTYgen. Then: Launch PuTTYgen; Click button “Load”, to choice your id_rsa; Click “Save publick key”, to choice location to save; Launch Pagent and to add your generated key. Now you can use programs such as ExpanDrive, MobaXterm are not caring about your keys. If you