How can I enter console?

December 11, 2016 1k views

How can I find my log and my password into console?

1 Answer

If you are new to DigitalOcean and just created your server (Droplet) you got root password emailed to you.
In case you used SSH key on Droplet Creation, you will not get root password so you need to use that key.

To access your server, you can use SSH or Web Console.
How To Connect To Your Droplet with SSH.
How To Use the DigitalOcean Console to Access your Droplet will help you get around console.

In case you don't have non-root user or root password you can Reset Root Password via Control Panel or contact Support to mount recovery ISO to your Droplet so you can access console if you can't use SSH.

If you have recently created a DigitalOcean Droplet, and you are new to working with Linux servers, you will need to learn how to use SSH to connect to and manage it. SSH, which stands for Secure Shell, is an encrypted network protocol that is used to for, among other...
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