error login to winscp

access denied while login into winscp or putty, i have tried resetting the password but nothing is happening

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First, you would need to create an SSH key, you can follow the steps here:

And then one you have your SSH key you need to specify it within your Putty, you can follow the exact steps on how to do that here:

Regards, Bobby