Access piCorePlayer via ssh

pCP Team 19 August 2020 pCP 5.0.0 Setup • How to

From the command line

Step 1

Type ssh [email protected]<IP address> at the command prompt.

$ ssh [email protected]

Step 2

The first time you access the remote computer, type yes to establish host authenticity.

The authenticity of host '<IP address> (<IP address>)' can't be established.
ECDSA key fingerprint is SHA256:Oj3eagEfJYeltdxRbmNsVmqPDF4SO4m7KmVl8+3KB5A.
Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)?

Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)? yes

Step 3

Type piCorePlayer’s password when prompted.

[email protected]’s password: piCore

Step 4

Type exit to close terminal.


Step 1

Start your ssh client software (ie. PuTTY).

PuTTY screen

Step 2

Enter your IP address.

Step 3

Set Port to 22.

Step 4

Select SSH.

Step 5

Click [Save].

Step 6

Click [Open].

Step 7

Login into your piCorePlayer.

login as: tc
password: piCore (default)

piCore login terminal

Step 8

Type exit or click [X] to close terminal.

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