Generate a new SSH Key

  1. Log in to cPanel
  2. Click SSH Access
  3. Click Manage SSH Keys
  4. Click Generate a New Key
  5. Enter a Key Name and Key Password
  6. Leave Key Type set to RSA and Key Size set as 2048
  7. Click Generate Key
  8. After the key has generated click Go Back

Download the Private Key to your computer

  1. Under Private Keys, click View/Download
  2. Click Download Key and save to your PC or Mac

Authorize the Public Key

  1. Under Public Keys, click Manage
  2. Click Authorize