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    How to regain access to droplet after losing public key and removing root ssh via password?

    So, for security reasons I'm planning on disabling SSH via password, and only accepting SSH login via my public key by adding the following to my /etc/ssh/sshd_config: ChallengeResponseAuthentication no PasswordAuthen...
    Accepted Answer: Yes, you can regain access to Droplet even if you lose public key and don't have SSH root access enabled. In case that happens, you need to resort to Web Console. Why does Web Console work even with SSH root disabled...
    3 By jdschulz DigitalOcean Ubuntu