How do I connect using SSH (Putty)?

This article applies to 123 Reg Linux VPS hosting

This article will explain how you can use the Putty SSH client to access your 123 Reg Linux VPS server.

To Access Your Server using the Putty SSH Client:

  • Step 1 of 5

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

  • Step 2 of 5

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

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  • Step 3 of 5

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

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  • Step 4 of 5

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

  • Step 5 of 5

    You should now be logged into your VPS server using SSH access.

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