The following instructions will allow you to connect to CARS with Secure Shell Client


  • Open the start menu, and locate Secure Shell Client



  • Open Secure Shell Client. The following window will appear:


  • Click the Quick Connect button on the toolbar. The following window will appear:


  • In the Host Name box, enter “”
    • In the User Name box, enter your Colby username
    • Click Connect
  • You’ll be prompted for your password. Enter your Colby password when this occurs
  • You’ll then be connected to


If you have questions or problems with these instructions, contact the ITS Support Center at or ext. 4222.