Creating a new Key pair in the DreamCompute dashboard

The easiest way to generate a key pair is to have the DreamCompute dashboard generate one for you.

  1. Navigate to the (Panel > 'Cloud Services' > 'DreamCompute') page.
  2. Click the 'View Dashboard' button.
  3. On the left, click 'Compute'.
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  4. From the dropdown click 'Access & Security'.
  5. Click the 'Key Pairs' tab.
  6. On the top right click the 'Create Key Pair' button.
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  7. Give the key a name, and click 'Create Key Pair'.
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  8. Your browser will start downloading the private key named the same as the name given with a .pem file extension.

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