Instead of using your password, you can use a Magic Link to authenticate yourself against the management console. It provides a quick and secure access to your account without the hassle of remembering your password.
The magic link is a unique link sent directly to your email inbox which allows to authenticate you once. It becomes invalid automatically once you are logged into your account.
1 . Open your web browser and navigate to the management console at https://console.scaleway.com.
2 . Enter your e-mail address in the form and click on Send a Magic Link:
3 . A magic link will be sent to your email inbox, and the following page displays:
4 . Check your email inbox for a mail with the following subject: Scaleway - Passwordless Authentication and open it.
5 . Click on Authenticate Myself to connect to your management console:
6 . You will be redirected to your management console:
7 . A confirmation is sent to your inbox, confirming that you have authenticated by using the Magic Link:
Important: The Magic Link becomes invalid once you have authenticated. You have to request a new one by repeating the steps above after a logout from the management console.