Frequently asked questions

How do I log into Unix shell?
If your web hotel is web Medium or larger, you will also have access to Unix shell. Connect with SSH to Username and password are the same as for FTP. If you do not have an SSH client, we recommend the following free software:

  • PuTTY: encrypted login for Windows with SSH
  • OpenSSH: encrypted shell/file transfer for Unix and MacOS

In MacOS, Linux and other unix-like systems, advanced users can log in via a terminal program (, GNOME Terminal, etc.) with the ssh command. If your username is myname, the command looks like this:


SSH fingerprint

When connecting for the first time, your SSH program will warn that you are connecting to an unknown server, and display a so-called SSH fingerprint. This fingerprint is used to verify that you have connected to the correct server. Here are our fingerprints: (,,, and

1024-bit DSA (MD5): c1:bf:1e:6f:21:b9:65:24:92:50:b6:1a:8e:3f:d6:e0
256-bit ECDSA (MD5): 63:05:c1:45:d7:9b:a0:77:80:ea:8c:d2:6b:82:4a:03
256-bit ECDSA (SHA256): M2gRi/UErYL3/ZW8oumpdZ08qx/5Do9eH5iVHwCM7KA.
256-bit ED25519 (MD5): 97:57:67:b1:4f:f4:da:95:69:fb:34:64:6a:81:54:cb
2048-bit RSA (MD5): 6a:9d:7d:ee:e4:9a:a3:26:90:a4:b5:1c:ea:d4:d8:28

This server is very experimental.

256-bit ECDSA (MD5): ca:69:5b:03:6a:1f:db:a9:1b:a6:80:85:e7:7e:80:65
256-bit ECDSA (SHA256): KIkQizfIeJfAXmysHfDURCaNJGhiKLdQG344zkQ3QTc
256-bit ED25519 (SHA256): 9N0MIEYsxukQ1+oeTj3vIA3AQ0VUlPwWAcGbfQZcJ+A (deprecated)

1024-bit DSA (MD5): 36:39:96:67:a4:d2:b9:6e:17:d1:84:8a:f3:e6:07:ff
256-bit ECDSA (MD5): 53:ef:73:3f:db:66:6f:27:0a:d9:7f:17:df:6e:f4:82
256-bit ECDSA (SHA256): kbrZAiS+Ydhb9oJCtraGJViYSLNN5kM3zUMw4CeKB2w
2048-bit RSA (MD5): fd:12:cb:20:04:a9:1c:b4:3f:39:47:e6:38:f2:bd:6f
2048-bit RSA (SHA256): xHwhwqZBsCbqMOv9fazHuYVrEJUIJbSxjzTXHBAL4lU

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