Cloud / SSH Keys

In this page, you can do as follow:

Add new SSH key

To add a SSH key which is already created, click on the plus (+) button from the bottom right Add SSH Key.

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On the next page fill in these fields:

  • Name: This will set a name for the key, so you can identify it easier.
  • Key Content: In this field you will add/paste your public key.
  • Hit “Add Key” and a new SSH key will be added.*
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Generate new SSH key

In order to generate a new SSH key from the Fleio interface, click on the plus (+) button from the bottom-right Add SSH Key, hit Generate Key, then wait a few moments.

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On the next page you can view these fields:

  • Name: This will set a name for the key, so you can identify it easier. Only letters and numbers are accepted.
  • Key Content: In this field you will see the generated Public Key.
  • Private Key: This field will provide you the Private Key.
  • Hit Add Key and the new generated SSH key will be added.*
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Note

You need to copy your Private Key as it will not be saved on the server.

Search for a SSH key

To search a SSH key from your dashboard, type the name in the search box from the top of the SSH keys page.

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Sort SSH keys

From the top-right of the page, you can sort SSH keys by:

  • Name
  • Date created
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Also, you can switch from Card View to List View by clicking on the grid from top-right. Examples are shown below:

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Edit a SSH key

To edit a SSH key, click “Edit” and you will be able to change the “Name” and/or “Key Content”. To finish and save the changes press “Save Key”.

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Delete a SSH key

To remove a SSH key you have to identify it in the dashboard and select Delete.

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View SSH key details (name, creation date, fingerprint)

SSH key details area

  • SSH key name.
  • Creation date: Shows when a SSH key was created in month-day-year format.
  • Fingerprint: Shows each Public Key fingerprint which is a sequence of bytes used to identify a longer public key. Fingerprints are created by applying a cryptographic hash function to a Public Key .
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Warning - “Your form contains errors”

If you are prompted with the following message “Your form contains errors”, when trying to add a new SSH key, you have to check:

  • Name, as there might be some unsafe characters() used - “Name contains unsafe characters”
  • Key Content, as the SSH public key added might be invalid - “Invalid SSH public key.”
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Note

Before copying your Public Key from a text editor it is recommended to save it as a single line text without empty spaces between characters and then paste it in Fleio interface.