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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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Play sound alert on any activity in Putty window

I've a putty connection open on my windows box and I'd like Putty to notiy me on any activity in the terminal (I'm running tail -f on a log file). How do I achieve that? Putty isn't necessary in that ...
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putty can't connect to local network machine

My problem i a little bit strange. I have a windows 7 machine. I can connect to remote machines with putty (ssh). But I can't connect to local network machines. If I try to connect to local machines ...
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Connnect to Linux from Windows using PuTTY over the Internet

I want to connect to Linux from Windows using PuTTY, over the Internet. This will give my friends access to execute shell script files on my Linux (Ubuntu). I have tried this on Windows 7 and Linux ...
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How to open the video file in my vps?

I have purchase a vpn service(serverip is a.b.c.d),when login into my sftp with putty,i downloaded a video file name movie1 in /root , i want to watch the video file(in server ) played in my ...
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How can I resume a broken SFTP download in Window 7 console?

In my Windows 7 console, I can download file from SFTP with the command d://putty//pscp -P 22 root@serverip:/root/movie c://movie How can I resume a broken download in Window 7 cmd console when ...
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CMD Line executable of PUTTY calling a script

I have been trying to automate a telnet process using a script of sorts. Whenever I get a hint, it points to PUTTY. I have downloaded PUTTY and the derivatives thereof, (plink.exe) to get my script ...
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Unable to get into server via putty WHM and cpanel locked

I have a Linux 6.2 vps with a cpanel. I think possibly that i have been the subject of a brute force attack that has locked me out. I am trying to access my root server via putty but cannot do this ...
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putty window does not allow me to copy/paste from/to windows

my putty window does not allow me to copy/paste from/to windows? I see other people do it, but in windows -copy- and in putty-window right-click does nothing
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PuTTY causes vi to open help.txt on SSH session

When I connect to my server running openSuse 13.1 via ssh and open any file in vi, after some time it automatically opens the help.txt (just like the action on pressing F1). If you close the "help" ...
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Putty: 'Server unexpectedly closed network connection'

Putty 'Server unexpectedly closed network connection' I have been getting the 'Server unexpectedly closed network connection' (see Putty ends to an unexpected error and VNC shows terminal with error ...
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Netgear wnr2000v3 Router accepts Telnet connection but sends no data

A port scan of my Netgear wnr2000v3 Home Router reveals that TCP port 23 is open and running telnet as a service. When i try to connect to the router using Telnet (Windows built in client) the cursor ...
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Putty: Custom Colour Text String Match

I'm looking for a way to be able to match specific strings in putty base on whatever I give it and change to font color. For example: Open SSH session to JunOS: JunOS> configure (This is a ...
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shifting between windows in byobu corrupts putty scrollback

I use byobu-screen through putty. when i use multiple windows and shift between them. the scroll back buffer of these windows gets intermixed, losing the whole purpose of scrollback. I dont want to ...
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First time using Git questions

I started yesterday using Git and I'm very confused about adding contributors to my project. Tutorials say that I need to create a user called git and a group called git. sudo adduser --system ...
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Rebuilt RedHat 5.6 client via VMWare, having timeout issues with putty/ping

I rebuilt a Redhat 5.6 server identical to another one after copying off a vmware template. The other one works as intended. Settings are nearly identical minus RAM size and storage. hostname, eth0, ...
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Windows tool to enter text in multiple shells at once

Is there tool to enter text in multiple windows at once, similar to cluster view in PAC-Manager. For example: I have multiple putty/kitty windows an I want to execute the same command in all shells.
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Configuring PuTTY for Windows 8 cmd shell prompt

Is there some recommended configuration / settings of PuTTY for Telnet connecting on Windows 8 shell/Telnet. I ask this because in default conf of PuTTY cursor behavior is little strange. e.g. with ...
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How to send AT commands to HuaweiE3276 using Putty

i am trying to connect with COM port of Huawei LTE modem E3276 with a java program. To test AT commands i am using Putty as terminal application. Once i give COM port and all other parameters (Baud ...
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./install_bam.sh and i get an error stating "cannot execute binary file

I am trying to install a software through PuTTY. When I try to execute the chmod +x ./install_bam.sh command to obtain the permission to run the ./install_bam.sh and I get an error stating cannot ...
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Change puTTy presets via registry

I am fixing presets through the .reg file instead of in puTTy because I am going to make this an open source registry. Mostly changing themes, and my school doesn't know what the hell they are doing ...
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PuTTY and curses line display issue

I have a user that's utilizing a piece of software written in Perl and uses curses for it's display logic. The software works perfectly for a lot of other people, it's this one user that has the ...
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Transfer file via SSH from server back to client [duplicate]

I am logged to remote server via ssh (linux) or via putty(windows). I want to copy file back to my origin machine from remote bash prompt (because of convenience). I know I can launch FileZilla or ...
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Open Putty through Keepass

Keepass has a way to open programs and autotype/login. But I can't get putty to work. I installed putty (and it's other programs) with the installer. But no mater what I put in the cmd or win+R Putty ...
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Putty proxy connection from the command line

I CAN connect to an internet SSH system using the PUTTY GUI (I'm on a Windows box) by using a corporate proxy connection which allows for a SOCKS5 proxy connection on port 1080. How can I also ...
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Pipe putty context to client clipboard?

Is there a command I can execute like cat <long file> | clipboard From within a putty session (connected to linux server) to my windows client? I know I can select an area in the putty ...
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Cursor text doesn't change in PuTTY

I click on Colours, select Cursor Text and click modify, change it to the color I want and then launch the session. Cursor color is the same as the foreground color. Anyone else having this problem? ...
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Putty pastes damaging indentation sometimes

Often, when I am pasting from windows to putty, it breaks indentation. Example below: How to fix? UPDATE This looks like not a vi/vim effect, as it occurs in other editors too, and set paste or ...
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Tunnelling into a computer to get access to Internet

I have a basic understanding of tunnelling The Remote system has a web server installed and connects to internet using a LAN proxy server. I can tunnel into Remote Computer(Dynamic Port Forwarding) ...
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create a script on a windows box that retrieves data from the Linux box by executing cmds

How can i create a script on a windows box that retrieves data from the Linux box by executing cmds against the remote Linux box? I have got putty and Plink on the win box but not sure how to fire ...
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executing cmds on a Linux box from a windows box [duplicate]

How can I create a script on a windows box that retrieves data from the Linux box by executing cmds against the remote Linux box? I have got putty and Plink on the win box but not sure how to fire ...
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When I launch a gui app via ssh on Windows 7, why is the GUI not rendered?

Machine A is running Putty connected to Machine B: C:\Putty>runas /user:admin "notepad" Machine B is running freesshd server: Starts the notepad.exe process, but does not render the GUI. Am I ...
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How do I stop PuTTY becoming unresponsive to input when displaying large amounts of text?

I use a windows 7 machine to ssh into a remote Linux machine using PuTTY 0.62. When I accidentally forget to stream the output to a file and run a program that prints a lot of data to the screen I ...
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Is there a way to copy text in htop?

Normally in putty you can just select text to copy it, but I can't seem to select text with my mouse in htop. Of course there's no right click menu to copy, ctrl+c doesn't work, and I didn't see any ...
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Putty refuses connections to all remote servers

I'm trying to connect to my VPS servers, but putty is giving me connection timeout errors. I recently got a new broadband connection and for some reasons putty is not working on the new connection, ...
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Pageant doesn't work with tortoise SVN and putty authentication

I followed this youtube tutorial to try to install tortoise svn on Windows and commit on a unix remote server. I don't want tortoise to ask me for my password on every commit. This tutorial works ...
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Emulate ssh ProxyCommand on PUTTY

I have an instance at Terminal.com that I want to connect via PUTTy's SSH. They have a guide saying you could connect to their via a proxy. But I can't really figure things out so easily. Steps to ...
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How can I configure putty to retain the feed from nano on the screen after exiting?

When I use SecureCRT as my ssh client, and I exit a nano session, the prompt appears under the last state of the nano screen. I've gotten used to being able to refer back to content I was editing, so ...
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X over SSH and xauth not working

I have 2 Linux Boxes (S1 - 192.168.0.98 and C1 - 192.168.0.76) and a Windows 7 Box (W1 - 192.168.0.91). One of the Linux machines (S1) was setup with SSH and X forwarding, and the windows box (W1) ...
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Mac OS X hyper terminal client with log contents adding timestamp

Is there any hyper terminal client in OS X can save the log with timestamp at each line of the log? Just like PC's hyper terminal tool TeraTerm, there is an timestamp option while configuring the log ...
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Trying to access a internal modem over serial with putty. Only typing letters a and A work

I try to connect to an internal broadband modem over the serial (com port) with putty. It is Windows 7 64 with 64 bit drivers for the modem. When I connect with putty to the port the only letters I ...
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I can't run Hitleap Viewer.exe on Linux Ubuntu OVH VPS

I'm trying to run this app on Linux VPS. I have tried many methods but I couldn't do it. First method: Install a Graphic VNC-desktop. Install Wine Log-in and execute the app. This method didn't ...
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How to register putty public key on Windows Server 2003?

So we were trying to transfer files from UNIX server to a Windows server 2003. I currently don't have any visibility on the UNIX server since it is being handled by another team. So in order for the 2 ...
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SSH with a private key without passephrase

I have a debian 7 64bits server with my public key inserted into authorized_file. I can connect to my server with putty without problem. But when I try to connect to my server with command line on ...
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Home SOCKS5 proxy server

I've been trying to set up a home proxy server for some days, ran into lots of tutorials, you shall call me dumb but had no success so far. Here is the scenario: I have a computer at home that just ...
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Putty can't connect to USB modem on Windows 7

I'm trying to configure caller id on a USB modem connected to a Windows 7 x32 machine. Hyperterminal isn't available so I downloaded the latest version of Putty and am using the Serial option. I'm ...
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SCP error 'unable to open'

So, I set up a SSH server (freeSSH, win7) and can connect to it just fine with PuTTY. I then tried to use pscp to transfer a file (foobar.txt, from client to server). I cd-ed to the dir pscp.exe was ...
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What is the simplest way to download with wget in remote putty terminal using my local windows internet connection

I'd like to initate a download using wget in a remote putty terminal (i.e. an ubuntu server), but using my local windows internet connection. I guess there is two way to achieve this: run an HTTP ...
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Replace FTP with SFTP to transfer files - PSFTP.EXE ONLY

I am currently FTP'ing file to a unix box from a windows server. I want to change the following section of the script and migrate the ftp process to be sftp. @echo off echo user %user%> ...
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How to share my puTTY SSH tunnel with another computer on LAN

I have SSH running on my home tomato router and connect to it successfully. I'm at a client and want one of my co-workers to be able to access a resource I have there and I tried having him connect ...
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Send character not working in mailutils

I'm trying to send an email from the console: louis@ubuntu:~$ mail user@example.com Cc: Subject: Testing Postfix This is the full body. . . . . . . You can see I'm unable to get out of the body. ...