Mac OS X and Linux users can use the
Terminal application to
login to the Ubuntu Server. On Mac OS X, the Terminal app is under the
Windows users should download
Putty to login to the Ubuntu Server at DigitalOcean.
You can download putty from here.
After starting Putty, specify SSH as the connection type, set the port to 22 and type your hostname into the Host Name box.
Saved Sessions, type your hostname again and then click the Save button.
In the future, this will allow you to click your hostname under the
list and immediately load the settings
After loading the settings, click Open to start the session.
When you start putty for the first time, it will ask you if you trust the
computer you are connecting to. Click
You can now login to the server using the root password.