A public and private key pair is required for public key authentication in
SSH keys can easily be created using
Linux and other
Unix-based operating systems but not so in
One way you can create a public and private key pair for
SSH authentication on
Windows is by using a freely available
PuTTY Key Generator.
PuTTY Key Generator(
PuTTYgen) from the official download site and launch the program.
Save public keybutton to save the public key.
Copy the content of the displayed public key instead if you want to place it in an
authorized_keys file for public key authentication method.
Save private keybutton to save the private key.
OpenSSHformat to use the key with
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