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Using PSFTP.EXE to copy differential data from a remote SFTP site to a local UNC path.

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I am trying to use psftp.exe to copy files from an external SFTP site to a local UNC path.  

The command I use is "psftp.exe server1.xyz.com -b task.txt -l username

In my task.txt file, I have the following:
      lcd "\\localserver\file path"
      cd remote_file_path
      mget "*.*"

Questions:
1. I am using -l to specify the username.  How do I specify the password?
2. When I use mget "*.*", I am copying all files from the remote sftp server to my local file server.  
Is there a way I can copy only the differential data to the local UNC path?

Please advise.

Many thanks.
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