The primary method to access a VPS is through WHM – which is GUI or through SSH. We look at how to connect to a VPS through SSH from a Linux machine. For first time access, we use the default port 22 to access the VPS. For this tutorial, we shall assume the IP address of the VPS is 192.168.100.136
For first time login you will be asked to accept rsa key to be saved so that you aren’t prompted to accept the key everytime out log in.
- Enter your password for then root user. This is provided by us immediately your VPS has been set up.