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How To Copy From Ubuntu to Mac OS Desktop using SSH

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I am running Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS in Amazon Web Services with an Elastic IP and an inbound connection for my Static IP.

I need to simply copy files from Ubuntu (Ubuntu 14.04.5) to my local mac (running OS 10.14.2) and then copy them back, both using a Terminal window and SSH.

I've tried scp, but can't seem to get the command correct as the error I'm getting is:

"ssh: connect to host **.*.**.*.** port 22: Connection timed out" (This IP is the Elastic IP).

What am I doing wrong? Help! Thanks in advance. :-)
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