When you order a server or VPS, you should have received an email with the following:
- An IP
- A username (often
root, but in scaleway, you will be asked when installing the OS)
- A password
- If you don't have PuTTY, you can doanload it here. Once downloaded, click the .exe and follow the instructions to install.
- You will need to enter your server details of IP, username, password.
- On first login you may be presented with a warning, you need to confirm it's your server and then continue.
- After login, you may see following things:
Connecting to your server via Linux or OSX with following steps:
Open a terminal
You may receive a warning about the host key. Type "yes" to verify.
Enter your password