IOS : Enable SSH and create user on Cisco Catalyst switch

By | August 16, 2014

Follow this quick tutorial to enable SSH access instead of Telnet and create a unprivileged user on Cisco IOS.

1. Enter in “Privilege EXEC” mode :

2. Enter in “Global Configuration” mode :

3. Use the following commands to enable SSH, generate RSA keys and create the username/password :

4. Write changes to memory :