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Connect using private key

After downloading Termius, I added a private key in settings. But when connecting to a host, Termius asks for a password. When I don't type a password, the connection fails.

How do I get Termius to use the provided private key?

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      • Trevor Ray commented  · 

        Getting the same issue on multiple hosts. Public key authentication is completely set up, and configured to work. But Termius just won't use the provided private SSH key in the keychain. It then demands password login.
        Something to do with not being able to write a public key?
        Error is as follows, on each host I try:
        Connecting...
        Checking fingerprint
        Authenticating
        Unable to write public key file.
        Invalid username/password
        Empty password.

      • Chuck commented  · 

        same issue still :(

      • Peter commented  · 

        Same here, what are we missing?

      • Patrick commented  · 

        I have the same problem. Setting up a private key and trying to connect generates a password dialog box.

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