Shell Access: How do I use SSH to to connect to my Shell Web Hosting account

Only Shell Web Hosting plans (Advanced, Premium) allow SSH.

Good SSH clients include:

You can also check for other free SSH clients for Mac and Windows on the OpenSSH web site.

SSH Set Up

Settings for your SSH software should be:

  • Protocol: SSH2
    ( for SSH2, the "SSH Server Type" should be: "Standard")
  • Cipher: 3DES
  • Authentication: password or keyboard-interactive
  • username and password are the same as the FTP ones.
  • username and password are the same as the FTP ones.


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