Installing Windows 10 OpenSSH Client

Installing Windows 10 OpenSSH Client

 

 

1)To install Open SSH, use the following steps

A)Open Settings

B)Select ‘Apps & Features’

 

C)Then  click on  Manage optional features

D)Select  Add  a feature

E)Scroll and select  OpenSSH Client and then install

 

 

(You may have to reboot)

 

C:\Users\XXXX>ssh

usage: ssh [-46AaCfGgKkMNnqsTtVvXxYy] [-B bind_interface]

           [-b bind_address] [-c cipher_spec] [-D [bind_address:]port]

           [-E log_file] [-e escape_char] [-F configfile] [-I pkcs11]

           [-i identity_file] [-J [user@]host[:port]] [-L address]

           [-l login_name] [-m mac_spec] [-O ctl_cmd] [-o option] [-p port]

           [-Q query_option] [-R address] [-S ctl_path] [-W host:port]

           [-w local_tun[:remote_tun]] destination [command]

 

 

 

To connect to a remote server:

 

1)Open the command prompt

2)Type  " ssh [username]@[hostname].

ie ken@IP address or a fully qualified domain name

 

 

Path for SSH keys

/home/username/.ssh/authorized_keys