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So could you open the ssh port?

  • Posted January 27, 2015

I am an admin of the VPS that has 198.211.125.185 ip address. Today I connected it via ssh and enabled the firewall. Unfortunately I forgot to open ssh port. After closing the ssh connection I can’t reconnect to my VPS.

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I disabled all the ports in the firewall except 80. I tried your way but it says “Failed to establish a connection to the console. Please reload”

Is there any chance for me to be saved from this?

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Hello, @dnanzadragchaa!

You can unlock the SSH port yourself! Simply select your Droplet from from your Control Panel’s Droplet list, then AccessConsole Access. It’ll start a VNC connection to your server, and your firewall will not block it.

Have a nice day, Alfio.