Puttygen create SSH key


The goal of this article is to guide users to generate and load SSH keys into SourceTree using PuTTY.



1. To generate an SSH Key, select Tools > Create or Import SSH Keys. This window should pop up:

2. Click Generate, and move the mouse randomly until a key is generated:

3. A public key and a private key should appear. Save them both by clicking Save public key (save as .pub filetype), and Save private key (save as .ppk filetype):

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