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Connect to my Managed WordPress server with SSH (Secure Shell)

Once you've enabled SSH on your Managed WordPress account, follow these steps to connect to your server with an SSH app.

Required: You'll need the following to complete these steps:

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  1. Launch your SSH app.
  2. In the field provided, enter the Host Name (your domain name or IP address) and Port (22 for SSH).
  3. When asked, enter your FTP Username and Password.

Note: The exact steps for connecting with SSH depend on the SSH app you use. See more documentation for PuTTY or Terminal.

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