Quick Note: SSH Into A Server
In the previous video I showed you how to add SSH keys to the
authorized_keys of a Digital Ocean Server. Afterwards, I also showed you how to add it on the Digital Ocean control panel. Keep in mind that you cannot, use the control panel in Digital Ocean to add keys to already created droplets. You either have to create a new server after you've added the SSH key on the control panel, or add it manually to the
Also, if you are on Windows, you may have to use GitBash instead of Powershell. Here are the steps that a fellow student followed:
1. Download, install and open Git Bash - the link is provided at the end of the video.
2. Type "ssh-agent bash" and press Enter.
3. Type "ssh-add ~/.ssh/id_rsa_digitalocean" and press Enter. You should get confrimation of Identity added.
4. Try connecting to your digital ocean account again via SSH. Now it shouldn't ask you for the password!