Access the System via SSH

This topic takes Putty as an example to introduce you how to access Yeastar P-Series PBX System via SSH.


  1. Enable SSH, check SSH port, console account, and console password on the PBX.
    1. Log in to PBX management portal, go to Security > Security Settings > Console/SSH Access.
    2. Enable SSH Access.
    3. Check SSH port, console account, and console password.
      Tip: Click to view the password.

  2. Enter access information on Putty.
    1. In the Connection type field, choose SSH.
    2. In the Host Name (or IP address) field, enter your PBX's IP address.
    3. In the Port field, enter SSH port that you have configured on the PBX.
    4. Optional: On the left navigation bar, click Window > Lines of scrollback, set a scrollback line number, so that you can get sufficient lines of log for debug analysis.
    5. Click Open.

  3. Verify your account and password.
    1. In the login as field, enter support.
    2. Copy console password from PBX.
    3. In the password field, right click to paste the password.


If the following figure shows, you can successfully access and debug the PBX.