Permission denied, please try again when logging into droplet with ssh key

  • Posted on May 6, 2014
  • jjk2sfuAsked by jjk2sfu

I followed the tutorial here:

I generated ssh public key on my home pc.

I added it to the ssh keys in dashboard.

I create a droplet with the ssh key.

I try to ssh to the droplet

it automatically tries to login as PC@

I enter password and it says permission denied, please try again.

I have no way of sshing into the droplet.

I am stuck.

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is…xx.x.xx. a real user? try typing root@xxx.xx.xx.xx. <br>

Also If you cant log in you can try going to your DO control pannle and loging in with the kernal thing or reseting the root password <br>