SSH - Access to EPIC PR1 Linux Desktop

I just installed the SSH license & Enabled the SSH. We will be adding various python and other scripts to run in our Groov Epic project. I am somewhat familiar with Linux script, command line, etc. My question is; How does on open the EPIC PR1 Linux desktop/interface? I cannot locate this in any of the various Epic related user manuals. Thanks Dave

There is no desktop, it’s all shell - you need to use an SSH client. A lot of people use putty with windows.

Oh, okay. I think I remember how to install Putty on my Win10 laptop. I’ll check, but is there some step-by-step documentation to do this, in case I can’t locate it. Thanks

Go here https://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/latest.html

You can download the msi installer and run it, or just the putty.exe and run it without having to install it.

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Run putty, type in the IP address of your PR1, select SSH, and click open. It will then open the terminal windows where you can type in your SSH username and password that you setup from manage.

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