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This Error Event is part of SFTP Watcher Events.

Event ID · 20401

"SFTP Watcher failed"


The SFTP Watcher Trigger failed—any file monitoring on remote server is not possible at this moment.


Make sure that specified directory to watch exists on the remote SFTP server. In order to monitor changes in specified directory, the provided user must have read permissions to it.

Event examples

See some examples of the SFTP Watcher failed Event messages:

  • Trigger "SFTP Watcher" failed. Initialization was forcibly stopped.
  • Error listing directory "/home/uploads/invoices". No such file or directory. Error message from server: The system cannot find the file specified. [os:2]

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