PuTTY is a free and open source terminal emulator application which can act as a client for the SSH, Telnet, rlogin, and raw TCP computing protocols and as a serial console client. The name "PuTTY" has no definitive meaning, though 'tty' is the name for a terminal in the Unix tradition, usually held ...

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Accidentally deleted all kernel files from /boot

I have a virtual machine (VM) running Ubuntu Server 14.04. I access the VM remotely using putty. Recently I came into a problem when /boot was 100% full. I came across numerous articles which ...
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Strange “Last Login” ip SSH

I was told to post this here instaed of StackOverflow so here it goes: 2 weeks ago I accessed my server via SSH and noticed that PuTTY displayed an "Last Login" IP from India. Today I accessed the ...
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Is it possible to use Fiddler as a proxy for PuTTy

I've been using Fiddler as a proxy to download packages with npm and bower through our NTLM proxy and it works fine. however I'm having issues setting PuTTy up to do the same thing. How would I go ...
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When/why does SSH close a connection?

I have a CentOS server which I access via SSH from my Windows laptop, either manually with Putty or programmatically using the Python Fabric module. Sometimes after a period of inactivity the ...
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Git commit over SSH not recognizing remote repository

I have 2 machines, client and server. I want to send git repositories from client to server, using remote push. I've run these commands in this order on the server: mkdir /mnt && cd /mnt ...
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Can't execute remote command using PuTTY/ Plink over SSH

Currently I am trying to run bat files call_putty.bat and call_plink.bat, but it isn't excuting the input commands in -m E:\CREATE_ONT.txt When I remove -m E:\CREATE_ONT.txt, the SSH session is ...
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how to open the options window for extraPutty session manager

I'm using ExtraPutty and have also installed 'Putty session manager' the session manager's options window: It appeared once when I first installed the session manager but I only get access to the ...
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Can't connect through ssh from remote computer but can locally

I have an archlinux computer running openssh that I can connect to locally with no issues. However when I try and connect from another network I get errors. SSH is listening to port 22 but I set up my ...
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importing putty connections from old registry- load hive disabled

How do I import putty connections from an old registry? The old hard drive is USB connected. The option "load hive" is disabled in Regedit. What are my options? Operating system:Windows Seven I got a ...
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Openssh installed still Putty is not working properly

I have setup 2 virtual systems of ubuntu using VMware player7.1.My physical system is running on Win7. Both the VMs are configured in Bridged Network mode. I am using wifi router in my home. I am able ...
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How do I specify a non-printable character to be sent via PuTTY? [duplicate]

How do I send a NULL character or a SOH (start of header) character through PuTTY? This is so I can communicate with an old hardware board's serial port interactively.
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Can't connect to SFTP: Received unexpected end-of-file from SFTP server

When i try to use SFTP via filezilla to connect to my CentOS 6.6 server i get the following error: Status: Connected to (redacted) Error: Received unexpected end-of-file from SFTP server Error: ...
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Network error connection timed out

I am not able to find solution for this been searching google for last 2 hours. I entered wrong password in Putty while connecting to my website server. I entered it wrong like 3 times i think. Now ...
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Logging in to ssh doesn't ask for password, but scp does

I am logging in to my (Rackspace) server using ssh via putty where it doesn't prompt for a password. But using the same IP if I transfer files via scp, I am prompted for a password. How could I ...
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How can I stop putty from trying to login with wrong login/paswd?

I attempted to login to a server using putty. entered only the ip address and hit open. when i entered login and password it prompted mt if i wanted to save that or something like that. I said yes. ...
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Network error: Connection timed out

I am trying to connect to server through Putty. It works fine for few days. Then I entered wrong password few times and Putty is stuck and I force close it. As soon as I do this, I am getting error ...
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Acessing a secure site via Putty SSH Tunnel outside the browser

I wish to access all requests to selected secure domain e.g. https://testdomain.com from anywhere on my pc (not just browsers) via putty ssh tunnel. I tried using a dynamic and this worked when I ...
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Batch file or script to telnet to multiple hosts, log initial output then close and test next host

I have a large list of IP addresses from a database that I need to sanitize and determine which type of host (it'll be one of 2 device types) each IP address relates to. Is there a way of using a ...
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Connect from Windows VM in Azure to Linux box in Azure using Putty

I created a CentOS 6.6 box(Linux Machine) in Azure, and generated the .ppk keys for the same. When I try to connect to Linux machine from my local system (not in azure), I am able to successfully ...
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Putty Window inactive after certain time

I am currently processing on a server. I am using Putty to do this. As I am running multiple processes (8), I am using multiple cores as well. After a certain time (2-3 days) I get an error saying: ...
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PuTTY Fatal Error: Software Caused Connection Abort

I am using PuTTY and tried to do an SSH connection... However, upon trying to connect to the server, I was met with the error "PuTTY Fatal Error. Network Error: Software caused connection abort" I ...
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Run custom command instead of browser when clicking http(s) links

I am running a Fedora desktop with virtualised Windows 7 for certain programs that are needed for my daily work. One annoyance is that links in programs try to open with the default browser inside the ...
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Putty - excute remote script and leave console open

I'm running the following command in windows console: "C:\Putty\putty.exe" -load "mySavedSession1" -m C:\somePath\localScript.txt -v localScript.txt content: /somePath/update-new-ver.sh the ...
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Passthru printing via PuTTY/KiTTY to Konica Minolta Bizhub Multifunctional Printers secured by PageScope

We have been unable to passthru print using PuTTY (or its offshoot KiTTY) to several Konica Minolta multifunctional printers which are secured by KM's PageScope. I have been able to get Procomm Plus ...
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Enabling socks proxy in my browser is freezing my putty terminal

Local system - Windows 8.1, Putty, Firefox with FoxyProxy addon (Socks5) Remote server - Ubuntu 14.04 (headless) When i enable FoxyProxy and use SSH tunneling, the putty session freezes and the ...
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PuTTY not opening [duplicate]

PuTTY has stopped opening on my machine today. I've never had this problem before. When I click on the .exe, PuTTY appears in the taskbar, but I cannot use it. It won't open. Like it's a frozen ...
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Raspberry Pi IP Address and Ethernet Connection not Working

I just configured my Raspberry Pi with Raspbian. I want to SSH into it with my laptop, so I connected my laptop and the pi with an Ethernet cable. Then, I went to the raspberry pi command line to get ...
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Prevent Putty from wrapping lines

When a line is longer than the current window width, Putty will wrap the line instead of showing a horizontal scroll bar. How can I prevent this behavior? It's particularly annoying when using a ...
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Can't see PuTTY window on Windows Vista any longer

Recently I found that I could launch PuTTY but that no window was displayed. The Task bar has putty as a running application and I can right click on that to get the move and close option. If I ...
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SSH into server on network - and then access a web interface (ip only, no port)

I'm trying to access the web interface of my NAS externally. What I tried: In putty - make an ssh tunnel on 80, then I fill in the IP of the web interface, on port 80 aswell (I think this part is ...
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Plink in PowerShell ISE

How can I get plink to work in a PowerShell ISE window? It seems to work just fine in a regular PowerShell command window, but it just hangs when I try to use it in ISE, and doesn't prompt for a user ...
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rdp from win7 computer to srv2008 over 2 ssh servers - no root

I am trying to establish a RDP connection to a remote windows server. Due to firewall restrictions, I need to create a SSH tunnel over 2 remote ssh servers. win7 + putty => sshsrv1 (no root) sshsrv1 ...
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Putty windows not displaying [duplicate]

This problem has occurred starting this morning. I haven't changed any display settings, updated putty, I hadn't even rebooted until trouble shooting. Running Putty release 0.63 Vista Business OS. ...
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Crontab + Forever + node.js + NPM

I cant put my crontab to work. I'm on Ubuntu 14.04x64 So, this is what I did: .root .pw .sudo apt-get update .sudo apt-get install nodejs .sudo apt-get install npm .curl ...
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Open ssh session with defined title from command line

I have a little problem with executing putty(from command line) with -m argument. Please help me with this, or suggest a better way if you know one :) The command(from "Run"): putty -ssh ...
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MTPuTTY Alt+Tab weird behavior

I've been having an annoying issue with MTPuTTY on Windows 8.1 where when alt+tabbing out of the application, the first tap of alt+tab results in focus on MTPuTTY and not the next application like the ...
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What is causing PuTTy to not connect to Raspberry Pi?

I have a Raspberry Pi, and I have an SD card with Rasbian on it that is currently in the Pi. I have a laptop with Windows 8.1 on it, and I have connected it to the Pi using an Ethernet cable. I want ...
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x11 forwarding from windows to unix

i am trying to launch some GUI to a UNIX server from my win7 laptop. I have installed XMing Server (as also its fonts and XLaunch) and i am using a putty in order to launch an SSH session from my ...
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What is Xming and Xming-mesa

I'm trying to install Xming on Windows. How do I determine if I need Xming or Xming-mesa? Both are listed at http://www.straightrunning.com/xmingnotes/.
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Faster alternative to X11 forwarding

I recently set up X11 forwarding via PuTTY and I loved that it just redirected any X11 application (simply when started in PuTTY) and worked seamlessly without a desktop. However, even though im ...
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Configuring function keys in PuTTY for both Vim and Midnight Commander under tmux?

First off, I'm aware that I can use Alt+1 (through 9 and 0) to synthesize the respective function keys (F1 through F10) in Midnight Commander. It has helped me many times, but by default I still press ...
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How to use use PuTTY with RIDE Robot Framework

I use Run keyword of Selenium lib to run ssh command from RIDE as follows Run ssh root@ip Now my command starts with putty. When I use following from RIDE Run putty root@ip It says putty is ...
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SSH private and public key creation and setup

I'm attempting to gain access to a web server using an SSH key. I followed several steps to create my keys, had them uploaded and am still unable to connect. In Git Bash (on Windows 8) I checked for ...
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Get minicom to behave like PuTTY

I'm bootstrapping some servers over serial. I've been using PuTTY on Windows, but I'd really rather use Linux. In PuTTY, I can simply select serial and enter the baud rate. A serial window pops up ...
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How to execute remote command using PuTTY over Telnet

I was created a .bat file to run PuTTY and it successfully runs. The problem now is, the command line I was key in were not executed, any solution for this? My .bat command is: putty -telnet -P ...
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How can you run `plink` to copy files?

A command line putty's version plink. Copying files from Windows system to Linux system is possible using plink, but how? I know the same can be achieved through pscp, but I want to achieve this ...
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Why keys like Esc, Ctrl, Shift and Alt does not work in SSH session from my Windows PC?

I am working on Windows PC. If I open a terminal (with putty or ssh) to a linux (CentOS) maschine, I can't get keys like Esc, Ctrl, Shift and Alt to work. I need them for Midnight Commander (currently ...
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Cannot connect SSH through PuttY even though server is online

I'm trying to connect to a server via SSH. The server is reachable according to http://www.infobyip.com/sshservertest.php and SSH works without problems on Android (JuiceSSH). However, PuttY errors ...
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Error Putty X11 proxy: Authorisation not recognised

I'm developing a robot with a Raspberry Pi, and I'm having trouble with X11 forwarding. When I'm going to run my script as: sudo python myscript.py I get the error: Putty X11 proxy: ...
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How do you convert an SSH private key to a .ppk on the Windows command line?

I have generated a key pair with ssh-keygen. I now want to use the same key pair with PuTTY-based applications. Because I'm working in a CLI environment, I want to convert the key to the .ppk format ...