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I am having problem with windows powershell

Posted December 15, 2021 127 views
DigitalOcean

I am having error message after I type ssh root@IP address in windows powershell.
the following is the error message
the term ssh is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet function script file or operable program
please help me

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Hello,

In order to be able to use the SSH client directly grom your PowerShell terminal, you would need to make sure that you’ve installed the OpenSSH Client.

You can do that by following the steps here:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-server/administration/openssh/openssh_install_firstuse

Let me know how it goes.
Best,
Bobby

Hi

I am using Windows 7 ultimate. will this work on it

thanks

ali