Convert PEM To PPK On Windows

Download PuTTYGen

Run PuTTYGen.


Go to Conversions > Import key menu

Select the PEM file

Change the Key comment field to something descriptive.

Add a passphase (optional).

Press Save private key and save the file to a suitable location.

Connecting to an EC2 instance using Putty, WinSCP and a PEM file

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