Thursday, 13 December 2012

HOW TO: Configure FreeSSHd on Windows 2012 and Connect with Putty

Recently I started playing around with Chef for a project. Chef needs SSH and setting SSH up on Windows is something I've not done before. I couldn't find a set of good instructions so here goes.

This YouTube video helped http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwHktjugAYM

I used a AWS EC2 Windows 2012 x64 Server and Windows 8 x64 desktop.