Connect to a cloud server
To work with your cloud server you must establish a connection to it from your local computer. How you make the connection depends on your server operating system and desktop operating system.
Use Secure Shell (SSH) to log in to your Linux server. For connection instructions, see the appropriate article for your desktop operating system:
Use Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) to log in to your Windows server. For connection instructions, see the appropriate article for your desktop operating system:
If you cannot connect to your cloud server remotely using SSH or RDP, you can access your server using the console in the Cloud Control Panel.
For more information about working with Cloud Servers, see Learn more about Cloud Servers.
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