How to connect to AWS EC2 Instance using MobaXTerm

In this article, We are going to perform How to connect to AWS EC2 Instance using MobaXTerm.

First download .pem file from AWS and open port 22 SSH port in EC2 instance security groups

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Step #1: Download MobaXTerm

Download and install MobaXTerm from official MobaXTerm site for Windows 10.

Step #2: How to connect to AWS EC2 Instance using MobaXTerm

Once Installed open the mobaxterm, Go to Sessions Menu , click on New Session as shown below.

Input your AWS EC2 Instance IP , UserName in Remote Host and Specify UserName field.

Here I am connecting to Ubuntu Instance , If your are connecting AWS EC2 then type user ec2-user into the field Specify username

Click on Advanced SSH Settings tab and give the path of your instance .pem file in field use Private key as shown below

Click on OK button to connect AWS EC2 instance using mobaxterm

Once connected , you will see like below AWS Instance SSH terminal

Conclusion

In this article, We have covered How to connect to AWS EC2 Instance using MobaXTerm.

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