Create Key Pair
Create a trusted key pair used for SSH access to EC2 instances.
Navigate to the EC2 Management Console and make sure you have selected the desired region in the upper right corner, such as US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1.
Select Key Pairs from the Networking and Security section to view your Key Pairs.
Click Create key pair and fill out the Create key pair form with the following details:
Name
my-key-pair
Key pair type
RSA
Private key file format
.pem
Click Create key pair.
This creates a key pair that can be used for SSH access to EC2 instances.
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