Convert your AWS SSH keys to a format you can use with PuTTY

If you’ve had problems with trying to connect to your EC2 instance with PuTTY its probably because the format of the private key from the keypair you generate in, say, the AWS Management Console is not in a format that PuTTY understands.

 

Check out this article in the Amazon Web Services document repository if you haven’t already done so.. How to get PuTTy working with AWS.

 

Seamus.

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