To access eWebGuru VPS through Windows, you can install PuTTY on your Windows operating system. The installation process is super easy and quick. So let’s look at how to install PuTTY on Windows.

Step 1: Download PuTTY from the authentic source

You must download PuTTY from an authentic source. Please click the link below to download PuTTY. Please make sure you know your system details. So you can choose one of 32-bit and 64-bit versions.

Download PuTTY for Windows 32 bit

Download PuTTY for Windows 64 bit

Step 2: Run the installation wizard

The download barely takes half a minute. After downloading, you need to double-click Downloaded File. Now the system will ask for permission to run the PuTTY installation wizard. You have to click on ‘RUN’ to start the installation.

” Click on Run to run the installation wizard

Step 3 Complete the PuTTY installation process

Now the wizard will ask you to make settings. We recommend that you keep these default settings and simply complete the wizard by clicking “Next”. Last click on ‘Finish’. Congratulations, your PuTTY has been successfully installed.

PuTTY installation

Step 4 open the PuTTY software

We have successfully installed PuTTY on your Windows operating system. Now you can open it from the Windows program menu.

Open putty in windowsClick on PuTTY ICON to start PuTTY

Step 5 Enter the IP address and click Open

Enter your hostname or your server IP in PuTTY. Select port 22. If you change the default port to something else, you can enter that port number. Select SSH from the list of connection types. Now click on “Open”.

Install PuTTY

Step 6 Enter your username and password

In the Linux window you will be asked for the username, given the username and pressed the Enter key. Now you have to enter a password. The password remains invisible. Please enter it once and press Enter. You get SSH access to VPS or Dedicated Server.

How to install PuTTY on Windows 2

Ashok Arora is the CEO and founder of eWebGuru, a leading Indian web hosting company. He is a tech enthusiast with over 25 years of internet and technology experience.

Ashok holds a Masters in Electronics from a leading Indian university.

Ashok loves to write on the cloud, servers, data centers and virtualization technology.