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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Can't run command using OpenSSH on Windows

I've just installed Win32-OpenSSH (from github) on Windows Server 2008 R2. It's up and running. Now I'm trying to connect from another host. The connection is established but I can't send commands. ...
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Not able to login by PuTTY Network Error

I have reset the user ("sftuser"), after that I am unable to login to the server, its throwing an error when logging in using putty: PuTTY Network Error: Software caused connection abort I am ...
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Another case of PuTTY: Software caused connnection abort

I am using my girlfriend's Windows 8 machine and trying to access a remote machine using ssh. Earlier today PuTTY was working fine, but then I uninstalled some programs that my girlfriend said she ...
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how to change putty's default color for the directory?

I find some better looking color themes for putty, but the default coloring for the directory names are just anoying as you can see below, it makes me so hard to see the name of those directories, how ...
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Why autohotkey key remapping not working in putty?

I'm on a windows laptop and a vim user. I've remapped capslock to escape using autohotkey. I have a putty session, when I press capslock, it's still turning on/off upper case instead of sending ...
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putty- connection error network timeout just for first try

I use Putty application for SSH. When I try to remote connection to my server, "ONLY FIRST CONNECTION TRY" failed to connect with "connection timeout" message. And one more try, connection is done. ...
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Download the output of a command line program using PuTTy/WinSCP [duplicate]

I have ssh-access to a linux server. My account is running out of free space and I am forced to remove some data from the server. I would love to download my mysql database (and delete if afterwards) ...
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Confused about Putty colors - Centos 7

So I am using nginx as my server if that helps at all. I also use Putty as my connection manager as well. So while setting up domains here and there under nginx, there seems to be a difference in ...
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PuTTY typing interrupted

When using PuTTY, often whatever command I am in the middle of entering will be broken when the server sends some text, forcing me to retype the command. Is there some way to stop this from happening, ...
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Setting up ssh tunnel in Putty

I have instructions for setting up a proxy tunnel to a work computer behind a firewall. The setup is: | [home]--------[outside]-|-[inside] | The ...
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I am unable to connect to an HP Procurve Switch with a patch cable

I'm trying to connect to an HP Procurve switch 2610-48 PWR using Putty, an HP elite Probook laptop and a patch cable. When I connect to the console port using the appropriate cable, the command window ...
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I keep on getting a error when I connect to a ssh tunnel on putty

I'm using the current version of putty 0.66 and I keep on getting this error Disconnected: Server protocol violation: unexpected SSH2_MSG_UNIMPLEMENTED packet when I try to connect to a ssh ...
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Send Alt-F1 and Alt-F2 keystrokes from PuTTY

I've set up an Bitvise SSH server in Windows 7 and it works well except I can't control FAR Manager from PuTTY by sending Alt-F1 and Alf-F2 keystrokes. What to do?
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940922 - how to reach my ssh server? [duplicate]

my company blocks almost all connections. only i can browse web by my web browser via a proxy server on port 8080 which requires authentication. no limit in browsing https exists. but beyond that it ...
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Running Pyplot over Putty ssh from windows machine to linux

I am running python code on a linux machine through a putty ssh from a windows machine. I need to run the following commands: dataframe.plot() matplotlib.pylot.savfig("some figure.png") Nothing ...
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access websites with custom https port via socks proxy

I use a socks4 proxy in chrome (ssh tunnel via putty listens on localhost:60000) which works fine for all websites with the default http ports 80 and 443. What does NOT work is accessing websites over ...
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Auto start PuTTY from command-line with a specific startup path

I start multiple PuTTY sessions everyday with a specific path in each session. I have made a command in batch file as Start "c:\putty.exe" abc@1.1.1.1 -pw abc123 22 How do I proceed further to ...
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Change serial connection speed in ExtraPuTTY automatically

I really need help.. I'm using ExtraPuTTY to open a terminal on some serial port on my PC. At the beginning of the session I want to transfer a file over Putty XMODEM feature to the end-point at 3Mb/s ...
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Connecting to VNC session from Windows through intermediate server

This is a commonly asked, and answered question. However, the solutions are not working for me, so I'd like a little help figuring out why not. I know I have done this successfully in the past. I've ...
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Putty Taskbar Jump List Broken on Windows 10

I have Windows 8 on my laptop and the jumplist for putty has always worked just fine. After installing Putty on my desktop (Win 10) the jumplists do not show up when I right-click the taskbar icon, ...
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Automate putty via batch and execute a command

I use putty everyday to login to a Linux session and execute some commands. Now since I have a thought to automate this process, I would like some help to complete this process. I have made a batch ...
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Is there a command or way on how to retrieve or directly download a .csv file from raspberry pi to windows 7 using putty?

I am trying to remotely retrieve a .csv file from my raspberry pi using putty. Is that possible? If so, is there any command that allows me to automatically download or transfer that .csv to my ...
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Why does this Unicode character get mishandled when I ssh in from a different remote server?

Normally I ssh into a computing cluster from my work machine running OpenSUSE and submit a bash script to a condor queuing system that runs an R program. When I ssh in from my Windows 10 laptop ...
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Is there a Windows font that will let me use the default byobu prompt in putty?

Byobu uses MATHEMATICAL RIGHT DOUBLE ANGLE BRACKET (U+27EB, Pe) in its default prompt. I kinda like it! (You can see it in the video on this page: http://byobu.co/) The problem is that, while I can ...
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How to copy a file in Linux when the original file name has 2+ terms?

I'm new to Linux, so I was wondering what I do in this type of a situation? For example, my original file is called "My File", and I want to copy it to "New". Whenever I do the following: cp My ...
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Login to multiple putty sessions, each with a new path

I login to multiple putty sessions everyday to start some services. So in total I have 20 different paths. So what I do is: I login to putty and copy/paste the path in each session. Now, what I ...
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Auto-login with Putty.exe

I have Windows 7 running on my PC, and am using Putty.exe to connect to Red-Hat server, somewhere along the network. Usually, I double-click the Putty.exe file, choose a session, and press 'open'. ...
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SSH security issue when using Plink

I have created a script to connect to the remote server through SSH in Windows using Cygwin. The public and private key pair is generated using Putty Key-gen. The IP, port, private key etc., are ...
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PuTTY - change serial line speed automatically during session

I'm using ExtraPuTTY to connect my PC to an Arduino like machine. At the beginning of the session I want to transfer a file from my PC to the machine at 3Mb/s, then, after the file was transferred, I ...
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Putty fatal error - out of memory

I am trying to ssh in a linux box using putty and getting "Putty fatal error" message box where the note in the message box is "Out of memory". I can login into the same box using WinSCP successfully. ...
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SOCKS Proxy for ALL Web Traffic

So I have a SSH Client and a SSH Server. I am to encrypt web traffic(traffic to web server) via Firefox Socks proxy. Right now it seems like encrypting internet traffic is application based only? ...
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Moving ExtraPuTTY site settings to another PC

I am using ExtraPuTTY. Have many sessions. Here are the environment settings: EXTRAPUTTY=C:\Program Files\ExtraPuTTY\Bin EXTRAPUTTY_BOXSIZE=AUTO EXTRAPUTTY_MODE=DIR_MODE I see all the site setting ...
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Raw TCP on Chrome OS

I have an Acer Chromebook 13, with an ARM processor, and am trying to connect to my friend's server via TCP. I have tried all of the promising web apps for Chrome but they either will not connect or ...
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Python developer on Windows with access to Linux - How to link?

I am a python developer who is stuck on a windows machine that doesn't support all the necessary library versions that I need to use. Luckely I have access to a Linux box, which I normally open via ...
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Read data from COM port

I am trying to read data from device(http://www.genee-india.com/interactive-whiteboards/genee-powerboard/) wirelessly. Port Details:. com port Silicon Labs CP210X USB to UART Bridge(COM5). ...
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editing text file in a telnet connection without text editor

I need to modify a text file inside a wifi audio receiver that runs OpenWRT, and i've reached the file i need in /etc/config/audio , and i have editing rights (i'm rebooting the device in secure mode ...
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How to log sessions with ssh.exe, similar to how PuTTY does full session logging

I have installed Git for Windows and I use the built-in SSH client (OpenSSH 6.6.1p1) in ConEmu for tabbed SSH sessions. It works very well, but I would like to have full session logging, like what is ...
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Need to skip password entry in script

Have a shell script on Unix server, that is needed to be launched by another script from Windows machine. And the problem is that script on Windows machine has to get a key-fingerprint (its located on ...
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Auto connecting to remote machine

I use Kitty (which is pretty much the same as Putty) and when connecting to machines (for example a server through SSH) is there a way to have it remember my login credentials? I notice it has the ...
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Is there a way to make PuTTY try ~/.ssh/id_rsa by default without having to save every connection?

I use the same public key for many servers and I hate having to set up saved connection configurations for each and every one of them. OpenSSH clients automatically search for a specific key path in ...
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Unable to connect to cloud using putty

I am trying to access my uni's cluster remotely from home. I have successfully connected to VPN using JUNOS PULSE but when i try to connect to cluster using PUTTY SSL connection it gives ERROR: ...
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How to make HTTP requests using Plink

On Windows I want to make simple HTTP requests to find bugs in my scripts. Of course I usually use more convenient tools (like the "REST client"-plugin in Firefox) but now I want to go one level ...
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PuTTY/FreeSSHd connection error “Server refused public-key signature despite accepting key”

The original problem: There is a private network where workstation1 resides. There is some resource A on this network which workstation1 has access to. There is workstation2 that resides somewhere on ...
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Can't communicate with serial scales

I have a set of serial scales. They communicate at 2400 E 7 2. I have used these scales on many other devices so I know they work. They put out a constant stream of data. The O/S is 64 bit Windows 8.1 ...
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How to hide “Connection closed by remote host” Message-Window in Putty

I working with Putty and use telnet to connect to a server. After some time the connection is closing, thats ok, but every time a Message-Box will pop-up. Is there any option to hide or avoid these ...
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I'm getting a “Can't open display” message when logging in via putty. Why?

I'm running putty on Windows 7, logging into a Ubuntu 14.04 machine running KDE. My login is successful, but each time I get the message "Can't open display" immediately after the welcome message and ...
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Show only current directory name (not full path) on putty

Following this question here: Show only current directory name (not full path) on bash prompt. I have the same problem which would like to hide the whole path to the current directory (only show the ...
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Is there any way to load a saved PuTTY session from a specific directory?

At work, management wants to use a program called "Deep Freeze" on everyone's computers, which will restore the computer back to an "original state" after a restart, meaning that if I create a ...
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Ssh Access to VMware Virtual Machine(NAT) From Host

I need to ssh into NAT based VMware Virtual Machines from host. What's the minimum requirement to do that? At first, it seems impossible to me, as NAT VMs have internal IP addresses (10.20.xxx), ...
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Why does my RSA key look different on my server than when I try to connect?

I am trying to connect to my Linux server using PuTTY (and SCP specifically) from Windows. When I first tried to connect, as when I try to connect from any new machine, I get a warning about ...