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Required Information for an SSH Connection

Find out which information is needed to make an SSH connection.

To make a connection you will need to know your Hostname (your domain name), your Username and your Password. In this article you will learn how to find this information.

Step 1
Log in to your 1&1 Control Panel and select the relevant package.
Step 2
Click the Secure Shell (SSH) Access link from the Hosting panel.

Access > Secure Shell Access (SSH)
Access > Secure Shell Access (SSH)

Step 3
Your Host Name and User Name will be displayed. Your password is not displayed in the 1&1 Control Panel for security reasons. If you do not know the current password, you may set a new one now. Click on Save to finish. SSH credentials page
SSH credentials page
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