For Managed Cloud Hosting
This article explains how to enable SSH/SFTP access and how to set up additional users.
After setting up a project, SSH/SFTP access is disabled. To enable SSH/SFTP access, follow these steps:
Log on to your IONOS Customer Account and click MENU > Servers & Cloud. If necessary, select the desired contract.
In the Managed Cloud Hosting > Projects area, select the desired project and navigate to the Website tab.
In the Website tab, click the subtab SFTP & SSH.
Next to Status, click Disabled.
Enter the desired password and repeat it in the following field.
Optional: Copy the public key.
Optional: Insert the public key in the Public Key field.
Optional: Activate the Temporary User option.
Optional: Specify the time of deletion.
Click on Create.
SFTP/SSH access has been activated and SFTP/SSH user created.
After activating SFTP/SSH access, both the user information and the required server are displayed in the SFTP/SSH area:
Hostname: The host/server name to specify for SFTP/SSH connections.
Port: The port to specify for SFTP/SSH connections.
SFTP/SSH Users: The user name to specify for SFTP/SSH connections.
Valid until: Shows when the user account will be deleted automatically.
Public key: If you want to use secure authentication with the public-key procedure, you can store the public key of your self-generated key pair here.
To create additional users, click Add user.
Only keys of type SSH-2 RSA are supported!