How to create key-pair in OpensStack dashboard?


Open Compute -> Access & Security -> Key Pairs

 

Key Pairs

 

Click "Create Key Pair" and insert the name of the key (eg. "john-doe-key")

 

Create Key Pair

 

Save the private key on the disk

 

Save the private key on the disk

 

Locate the private key on your disk

 

 

Locate the private key on your disk

 

Copy the key to the place of your choice (in linux the keys are usually kept in ~./ssh
Click on "Accesss & Security". You will see the public key stored in OpenStack.

 

Accesss & Security

 

You can now create instances using that key.