How do I login to my Cloud Server via SSH?

This article applies to 123-reg Cloud Servers and Dedicated Cloud Servers.

This article will explain how you can login to your 123-reg Linux Cloud Server using the Putty SSH client.

To access your Cloud Server or Dedicated Cloud Server using the Putty SSH Client:

1

Open Putty and enter your Hostname or IP Address in the Hostname (or IP Address) field. The default port will be 22.

2

Click on the Open button to open the command line window.

3

In the command line window type in the SSH username at the login as prompt and press enter on your keyboard.

4

In the command line window type in the SSH password at the login as prompt and press enter on your keyboard.

5

You should now be logged into your Cloud Server using SSH access.

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