How to SSH into Your AWS Instance?

... 2022-10-5 Less than 1 minute

# How to SSH into Your AWS Instance?

It’s a quick two-step process. Follow the steps given below:

# Step 1: Get a public address

Once your AWS instance is up to date and running, click on the Instance ID and look for your Public IPv4 address.

Getting a Public Address Screen

We will use this address to SSH into our instance via our command line terminal.

Instance Summary Screen_Public Address

# Step 2: SSH

Run the following command:

ssh i <path_to_pem_or_cer_private_key> ec2-user@<public_address>

eg:

ssh -i sean.cer ec2-user@ec2-54-153-196-193.ap-southeast-2.compute.amazonaws.com
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Running Command Line

# Next Steps:

After finishing SSH, continue to the next step of setting up your indexer.

Last update: October 5, 2022 01:44