* Bananic provides SSH and telnet access
for all web hosting accounts.
- SSH (Telnet)
We have implemented SSH, which is a secure and
encrypted form of telnet, it guarantees the
safety of your account, as well as the overall
security of the entire server. SSH is FREE
with all web hosting accounts, however you must
request it to be enabled by filling our support
are the simple instructions for requesting and
using SSH on our servers:
1) Requesting SSH
• If would
like SSH or Telnet installed and enabled for
your account, please send us a note via our
form. Please be sure to let
us know your username and domain name so that
we can identify
you. Your ssh/telnet username
and password will be the same as your account
username and password.
• Bananic can have
your SSH access enabled within 24 hours, but
it usually takes only a few
2) SSH Client
sure your Telnet client is compatible with SSH.
• Bananic cannot
provide technical assistance or guarantee that
your SSH client will work with our
although most do.
• Bananic recommends
using an SSH client called Putty. It is very
easy to use, install and we
it for use with our servers. Please find our
3) Installing Putty
can download a copy of the client from here.
• Run the .exe
• Where it asks for
Host Name, enter your domain name.
• Under Protocol, select
the SSH (for encrypted transmission) or telnet
• Under Saved Sessions,
enter your domain name and click Save.
• Click the Open button
to start your session.
• A new window will
open and you will be prompted for your username
• In the future all
you need to do is load your old settings and
If you cannot get SSH to work, please inform
us via our support
to Support menu