SSH Connection Using the putty SSH Terminal Client

NOTE: This example uses putty, but the settings are the same for any tool using ssh, scp, etc.
Download Putty: here

You can find a video demo of these instructions here: Connect Remotely via a putty terminal (video)

Enter settings into putty:

Enter username / password:

IMPORTANT: – Remember that the first time you login, you will be prompted to change your password. See the Login Credentials section at the top of this page for details.

You should see a similar prompt when you successfully connect: