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  • How do I connect to a VPS with putty?

  • Connect to a VPS with PuTTy via Password After opening PuTTY, you should see a screen that looks something like this: In the field labeled Host Name (or IP address), enter the IP address or hostname of your PuTTy compatible VPS, like so: Verify that PuTTy SSH has been chosen.

  • How do I connect to my VPS using an SSH key pair?

  • If you need to connect to your VPS using an SSH key pair, you will need to follow the following steps: When connecting to your Linux-based VPS from a Windows system, the most common way of doing that is via SSH, using PuTTY. PuTTY is a free utility which will allow command-line access to your server.

  • Why can’t I connect to putty using SSH?

  • Also in older versions of Putty it would not default to SSH so make sure you select SSH as your protocol because the other options the connection would be refused – If you find this or any other answer useful please consider awarding points by marking the answer correct or helpful 04-21-2009 08:28 PM 04-22-2009 06:08 AM

  • Why is putty not working in VMware Service Console?

  • It is no longer using RHEL so there is no SSH connection capability so Putty will not work. VMware has replaced the Service Console with Remote CLI – which gives you the functinality of the Service Console. If you find this or any other answer useful please consider awarding points by marking the answer correct or helpful