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I have a generated SSH key on my computer (Ubuntu 14.04) with help from the GitHub.com blog.

Now, if I change the password of my GitHub account (from same or other computer) do I then need to regenerate the SSH key, or it would work as it was before?

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Your GitHub account password and SSH key(s) used to connect with repos hosted on GitHub are two different set of credentials.

You can change one without affecting the other.

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