Create New Connection

If you wish to create a new connection, navigate to the Connections tab in the sidebar and click the Create Connection button.

Create connection button

After a new window shows up, you will be asked to provide the following details:

  • Connection name – Name of the new connection
  • Type – Connection type
  • Hostname – The hostname or IP address of your remote server.
  • Username – The username on your remote server
  • Initial dir – The directory path you want to access at the remote server
  • Timeout - The connection timeout setting measured in seconds

If you select SSH as your desired connection type, additional you will have to provide additional info:

  • Authorization – The authorization method you want to use for connecting to the remote server
  • Password – The password for your remote server if you select Password as your authorization method
  • Private key – Your private key for connecting to the remote server if you select Private key as your authorization method

Create connection modal

Note: You have to create at least one container to create a new connection. Don't know how to create a container? Find out here.