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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Why do left + right double quote characters change PuTTY's title bar?

I ran across this accidentally when selecting a text row from a mySql database that contained several of the left double quote ( “ ) and right double quote ( ” ) characters. Probably ...
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Is it possible to load PuTTY connection information (session) from file?

Is it possible to load PuTTY connection information (session) from file? Not from registry, not from command line, but from file? I would like to have a file per each remote computer and open it ...
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PuTTY only executing the first command in a script specified by -m

I try to do a automatic backup of our Avocent Console server. Content of backup.cmd: putty.exe -ssh root@acs01.NULL.local -pw secretpw -m acs01.txt Content of acs01.txt: cli cd system_tools/ ...
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How to auto execute my script

I want to auto execute my script when I login to putty session on my system. My script is residing in my /home/alih directory. Script change the current directory to my working directory.
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Commands lines for using “Remote Controlled Printing” from PuTTy

Well I'm trying to execute command line to open an application in order to previsualize before printing. So, if someone can help me that would be terrific!
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Concurrent plink (putty) instances / sessions limit?

I'm controlling a lot of devices on which i need to batch run commands, it's working just fine sequentially but if i try to run all of them in parallel i'm getting plink network errors. I'm pretty ...
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Putty: limit to where you send your keys

with putty agent on windows, how can i limit to which hosts i even send my keys auth tries? mostly concerned with applications that uses plink connecting to hosts i don't know about. does pagent ...
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[Putty]Enabling keep alives through the target line

Because I am a (really) lazy person and got bored of entering my login credentials everytime I started Putty, I made a shortcut (I use Windows 8.1 on my laptop) to Putty and appended the target line ...
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Does anyone know if PuTTy accept a Visual Basic program for previsualization for printing?

I'm many days with this problem on windows... And I don't know what to do. Can anyone help me please? This is the situation: Various clients conect to a server with PuTTy, obviously with their login ...
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Storing my password in PuTTY--security threat?

A security question. I use PuTTy to send text files to a remote server. The connection is SSH. Nothing of mine on the remote server has any value or needs to be private. Is it a risk to have PuTTy ...
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How do you get a program to show up in the Windows 10 search field?

I like to start my programs by hitting the Windows Start key and just typing in the first couple letters of the program and then hitting enter. However, when I type in the letters for putty.exe it ...
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Print Preview with PuTTY

PuTTY is a very good application, but it doesn't have printing options, or maybe I don't know them. Can anyone help me? It's really necessary to preview what we are going to print. Another option is ...
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Enable passwordless root login via ssh

As a new task, I need to enable passwordless root login to a server (running Debian 8). As attachment to the assignment I have two files: id_dsa and id_dsa.pub ... Sorry for the beginner ...
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how to determine the size of a putty window

I would like to open three putty session and align them horizontally. By default the columns is 80 but I can't fit 3 putty side by side. So I maximized one of them and type tput cols the result is ...
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No notifications in irssi for new private messages

My problem is that I get no notifications in irssi when receiving a new message: whether that be a private message, or just a message from a chan which isn't my current window. I use two different ...
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Windows 10: PuTTY does not work correctly with the taskbar context menu?

When right clicking on the PuTTY icon in the Windows 10 taskbar, I get recent connections. Clicking on one of those just opens the PuTTY main page. Instead of connecting to that connection. Is it me? ...
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PuTTY 0.64 to OpenSSH 6.2 Connection Failure

I am having a problem connecting a PuTTY 0.64 client to an OpenSSH 6.2 server. The only two clues I have are the following, from the session log: We believe remote version has SSH-2 channel request ...
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numlock not behaving as expected with vim

I'm trying to use the numeric keypad with vim and am having difficulty doing so. I hit numlock in the terminal and punch numbers in on it and it works as expected. I then go into vim and punch ...
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Change to Virtual Console 2-4 on target system via PuTTY and screen

I am trying to figure out how to change to Virtual Consoles 2-4 on a target system using PuTTY and screen. I have read the screen man pages and the replies here, but I still can't figure it out. ...
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Putty error “Network error:Software caused connection abort”

I am trying to connect to host server using putty (for SSH). In putty I enter my server's IP and port as 22 and when click 'open' get this error of connection abort and putty becomes inactive. I tried ...
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ssh: connect to host port 22: Connection refused

I am trying to ssh into my new Raspberry Pi using MobaXterm but I keep getting the following error: ssh: connect to host ... port 22: Connection refused. Both the PC and Raspberry Pi have wired ...
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Linux CLI colors wrong output

I have a few different linux systems and some of them the color looks ok and right. Other ones the colors are darker and bold. I have checked my putty settings and output from dircolors and they ...
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Serial connection over PuTTY and -m?

I am using a com port to connect to a device. I would like to run a script that does 3 commands for me. Currently I'm trying to do "start putty.exe -load temp1 -m script.txt" All of that is in the ...
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How do I configure Putty to show non-printing Ascii Characters when using a Serial Connection

I am trying to debug communication with a hardware device via serial port. The hardware device will occasionally send out information that is not a alphanumeric or whitespace character. While my ...
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Putty CTRL + a doesnt work on minecraft screen

I have a minecraft server on an other computer and after couple of hours my Putty started acting wierdly when i try to push the server's screen to the background. I tried ctrl + a d and it was writing ...
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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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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 ...