The user can easily generate the SSH key pair for public as well as private on windows operating system. They must use the PuttyGen and then it is installed on the Site5 account and the user can use the SSH keys for authenticating. First step the user must download the PuTTY installer. After finishing the process of downloading then install it by following the instructions displayed on the screen and finally the PuTTY software is installed successfully.
Then select the Additional task and create the icon for PuTTY on the desktop. The current user must generate the quick launch icon for the PuTTY. Then associate the PPK files with PuTTYgen and Pageant. After the installation process launches the PuTTYgen. After the PuTTY launches user can keep the default settings. The user needs not to change anything. Hence the key to be generated is SSH-2 RSA. The total number of bits in the generated key is 1024.