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Server refised our key

By mistake i deleted my keys from my computer and didnt have a backup. Now I am trying to generate new keys following the tutorial https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-use-ssh-keys-with-putty-on-digitalocean-droplets-windows-users#setting-up-an-ssh-session-with-ssh-keys-in-putty but I am still getting

Server refised our key

I generated ssh2-rsa keys using putty. I added them to my account successfully I loaded the private key from putty but I can’t log in.

Please help

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Ok thank you. I found my keys on a backup. I logged in successfully and I will read further on this. Case closed

You can’t add or change keys on an existing droplet through the panel. Use the console.