Using putty to convert pem to ppk format



    • Putty (Windows)
      • Download Putty and puttygen from - here
      • Use puttygen to convert .PEM file to .PPK file.
      • Start puttygen and select “Load”
      • Select your .PEM file.
      • Putty will convert the .PEM format to .PPK format. enter image description here
      • Select “Save Private Key” A passphrase is not required but can be used if additional security is required.
    • Connect with Putty.

      • Launch Putty and enter the host IP address.
      • Navigate to Connection/SSH/Auth
      • Click “Browse” and select the .PPK file you exported from puttygen. enter image description here

      • Click “Open.” When connection comes up enter username


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