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Windows: Droplet asks for password with SSH Keys.

Posted October 26, 2015 1.6k views
DigitalOcean

I’m having a problem connecting to my Droplet I just created: It keeps asking for a password even though I have setup SSH keys.

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You have probably added a private password to the SSH key, try to use that password.
If you got no idea what password you need to use, you can reset your password at your DO control panel and you can login again afterwards you get an email.

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