I have just created two droplets on my account (identical LEMP Ubuntu 14.04); neither seem to have SSHD enabled. I am able to access via console, but not via remote SSH as with my other droplets.

The IPs are: and

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Check your firewall, or add ssh service using your firewall client. Examples of using ufw

#firewall status
ufw status verbose

#allow ssh service
ufw allow ssh

Note: make sure you have DO console access before using ‘ufw deny ssh’