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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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Parsing XML log in shell

I have to parse a very large log file and I want to use the command grep (or any other tool). I am currently using PuTTy. I want to search for each log line for a specific string (let's call it AWB) ...
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Re-open Putty Config on Connection Close

I have been using putty on Windows 8.1 for some time now. There is only one problem I have with it. Is it possible to have the configuration Window open up again when a connection fails or exits ...
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PuTTY or OTHER - Keep executing command even after exiting PuTTY

I have a couple of commands that I need to run. These commands needs to continually run even after I exit my interface. When I have access to the Linux GUI, I execute something like: cd ...
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I have a windows ssh host (freeSSHd). How do i get 256 colorschemes to work in vim when connecting through putty?

What I'm trying to accomplish is to putty onto my windows host, and then use vim with full color functionality. How is that possible? I'm currently using freeSSHd but I'm willing to change to whatever ...
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Amazon EC2 server cannot connect and access via putty out of sudden [migrated]

I have a ubuntu server setup in amazon ec2 for few months. Today, out of sudden, the server status is not reacheable and putty is not accessible too. I've also rebooted the system, it seems to be ...
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PuttyCyg not starting correctly: “Must be connected to a terminal” error message

My computer is running Windows 7 SP1 64 bits with CygWin 64 bits installed and updated (as for 16-Nov-2014). I need to run the screen program of CygWin in a text console. I am trying PuttyCyg, a ...
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How to receive files on Windows SFTPd by a Unix machine

I have a Unix tool that generates files. The same tool can run SFTP commands and push out files to other machines. I have a Windows box that needs to accept files pushed out by the Unix machine. What ...
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Is it possible to set specific useraccess to an ftp on debian7?

Heyy guys, I want to set specific useraccess for my ftp running on an Debian 7. At first, let me explain everything: For a higher security I want to disable any logins (in the console and ftp) for ...
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send print command to printer using putty

I'm install a printer in my windows system. Printer name is "Star-TSP100-Cutter". Then Make it shared. Possible to take print a text file form another windows system. Now i installed putty in my ...
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Using PUTTY to SSH to Linux - neither .bashrc nor .rlogin execute

What does ssh use as startup script? My understanding is that it should invoke ~/.bashrc, in my case it does not, so what could prevent this from happening?
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VPS novice - What is wrong with sshd_config?

I've recently acquired a VPS running Debian 7 32bit Minimal and I'm very new to servers. When I try to connect using PuTTY and the SSH Access Information, I get the message "Disconnected:No supported ...
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Bind keys over SSH to switch tmux tabs

I typically have 4 or 5 tmux "tabs" (aka tmux windows) open. They are created by pressing Control+B, C In many applications you can Control+Tab to switch between tabs (or internal windows, or ...
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Make the column buffer independent in Putty

How can one set the horizontal scroll buffer in Putty so that it is different from the size of the window. For example, have the window only display 80 columns but the buffer hold 160 columns. I know ...
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PuTTY Access denied (but the user does not have a password set)

So I am trying to log on to my iMac from my PC (they're literally 1 foot away from each other) just to have some fun with commands. This worked until I wiped my mac, (I was doing a serious clean up) ...
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Putty - how to tell which encryption algorithm is actually being used

I know how to configure which algorithms I'm willing to use. But the actual algorithm used is based on negotiation between putty and the server. So how do I tell which algorithm is actually being ...
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No “$” or “#” Sign After Logging in Solaris 10 with Putty

This is my environment : Solaris Version 10; Sun OS Version 5.10 Oracle Version: 11g Enterprise x64 Edition. When I am getting log on through putty it is giving me this output: login as: ora Using ...
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How to stop Putty grabbing Ctrl + Page Up/Down?

Putty grabs Ctrl + Page Up/Down as shown here. How to stop Putty doing so? I have configured Emacs to jump between section comments using Ctrl + Page Up/Down. It works fine with Linux but on Windows ...
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“Server unexpectedly closed network connection” on trying to access FTP or SSH

I have a website which I could access the files and console using FTP (Filezilla/NetBeans) and SSH(PuTTY), until I saved some files using FTP on NetBeans, it refused to connect, and I couldn't access ...
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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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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 [duplicate]

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 ...