Access the System via SSH

This topic takes Putty as an example to introduce how to access Yeastar P-Series Cloud Edition via SSH.


  1. Enable SSH, check SSH address, SSH port, console account, and console password on the PBX.
    1. Log in to PBX web portal, go to Security > Security Settings > Console/SSH Access.
    2. Enable SSH Access and click OK in the pop-up window.
    3. Set up the connection timeout in the pop-up window.
      1. In the Timeout drop-down list, select the desired time.
      2. Click Save.

      The SSH connection is enabled, and the countdown of connection time is displayed on the web page.

      Note: You can reset the Timeout by clicking on the Reset Timeout

    4. Check SSH address, 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 the SSH address of PBX.
    3. In the Port field, enter the SSH port of 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.