So you just set up a keypair in Amazon EC2 and got a PEM file, Now how do you login to using Putty ?
How to login to Amazon EC2 using Putty
Open Puttygen, if you dont have puttygen, you can get it for download at http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/download.html
Now click Conversions > Import.
- Choose your PEM file that was downloaded from the Amazon EC2 dashboard
- Click on Save Private Key and name it something .ppk
- Voila, use your ppk to login through Putty to your Amazon EC2 Instance