Connecting to your Laravel Homestead virtual machine

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If you’re having trouble with your Homestead virtual machine, check out the troubleshooting guide to sort things out.

With your Homestead virtual machine started, open the command line — Terminal on Mac; Git Bash on Windows — and move into your Homestead folder.

Then, to connect to the virtual machine, simply run the following command from within your Homestead folder:

$ vagrant ssh

You should notice that your command line prompt changes, once you’re connected to the virtual machine, to something like this: