How to create key pair in OpenStack Dashboard on CloudFerro Cloud
Open Compute -> Key Pairs
Click Create Key Pair, insert the name of the key (eg. “ssh-key”) and Key Type.
After generating Key Pair your new Private Key download window will appear. Click Open with Text Editor
Save the key as “id_rsa” in the folder of your choice (in linux the keys are usually kept in ~./ssh folder).
In case of linux you should change the permissions on the private key:
$ sudo chmod 600 id_rsa
Click key name in Key Pairs menu and read your public key. You can also save the key to a file like the private key. For example named “id_rsa.pub”.
To connect via SSH to your Virtual Machine using Linux, follow the steps in this FAQ:
To connect via SSH to your Virtual Machine using Windows (Command Prompt), follow the steps in this FAQ: