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Access Android Storage Remotely using Termux and SSH



  1. Install Termux on android device.

  2. Find Termux username.

    $ whoami
  3. Set a password.

    $ passwd
  4. Allow storage access:

    $ termux-setup-storage
  5. Install OpenSSH.

    $ pkg install openssh
  6. Start SSH server

    $ sshd
    $ pkill sshd  # for stopping the server
  7. Find IP of your android device.

    $ ip r dev wlan0 proto kernel scope link src
  8. Now you can SSH into your android device. You can access storage (/storage/emulated/0) because of termux-setup-storage

    $ ssh -p 8022 u0_a96@
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