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How come I can't use Screen on a different computer?

When I use putty, login and type "screen", it works. When I use a DIFFERENT computer--a linux based system. I SSH into it through my local machine. Then, I type "screen" , and it displays this ...
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Use GNU screen as login “shell”

What's the best way to have screen automatically run when you open a new shell, whether by login, xterm, or anything else? I see the most common recommendation is to put exec screen in your regular ...