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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Unable to connect to a specific server over open VPN

Background: We use open VPN client in our organization. My colleagues use one wireless network provider and I another. My colleagues are able to connect to all the servers without issues. While on ...
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Putty cuts off paste of command

In putty if I try to paste the following for i in {a..m}; do echo sd$i; hdparm –t --direct /dev/sd$i; done Putty will cut off the command giving me for i in {a..m}; do echo sd$i; hdparm ...
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sftp to ec2 instance using FileZilla/Putty

I can only login to my ec2 instance via Putty/FileZilla if I use the username ubuntu. This is fine for putty as i can then su but in filezilla I am not able to add any files as I am not able to su. ...
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IP based tunneling using putty

under linux i learnt to establish an ip-based tunnel using ssh, doing this: # background tunnel ip based on tun5 sudo ssh -f -N -w 5:5 root@remoteserver # setup remote: tun5 ssh root@remoteserver ...
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Putty color scheme for all saved sessions and default

I want to change the color scheme of all saved sessions and the default scheme. Is there a smarter way then generating .reg files with the new scheme for each session? How do I change the default ...
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Step by Step to install postfix using putty

I have problem with my php mail(). I have check smtp server is enabled. php.ini is as follows: [mail function] ; For Unix only. You may supply arguments as well (default: "sendmail -t -i"). ...
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Access 2nd server on LAN via PuTTY

I have two Linux servers with static IP addresses 192.168.0.200 and 192.168.0.201. Both machines are connected to my router which is set up to forward SSH Port 22 to 192.168.200. I have PuTTY'd into ...
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Windows 7 - crossover connection

Firstly I want to say that I am not very familiar with Windows systems, usually I do my development on some Linux distribution but external factors have forced me to work on Windows system for a few ...
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PuTTY won't connect with SSH - Password authentication failed

I try to connect to a remote machine through SSH. It works great using SSH from a Linux Machine. But from PuTTY on a Win7 I always get a "Password authentication failed". In the auth.log of the ...
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tmux + putty: Using mouse off window shows junk characters

Setup: tmux 1.8 running on Ubuntu 12.04 connecting from Windows with Putty. tmux has mouse mode on. Steps to reproduce: Select the putty window as active, but use the mouse off the window (i.e in ...
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How to connect from Windows through SSH using another Windows PC as a proxy?

I have an embedded Linux machine to which I can connect only from a certain Windows PC (let's call it WinLab) with Putty through SSH. And to WinLab machine I can connect through Remote Desktop from my ...
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Vnc using port forwarding from windows

In order to vnc from home into my work desktop running linux I have to take some quite complicated steps. I have to first connect to the work server linux box and from there I can connect to my work ...
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Does plink support GSSAPI?

Does plink support GSSAPI? I know putty itself does and enabling GSSAPI works fine with putty, but for some reason it is not working with plink. I was under impression that plink would work the same. ...
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how access putty tunnel from network?

I want to access ssh tunnel from my phone. it's network is 192.168.100.1. how can I tell putty to bind to this IP and share tunneling to this network? note: please let me know if you need more ...
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X11 forwarding affects Java Swing GUI dropdowns - Items not selectable, Menus collapse immediately, and so forth

Have a Java Swing app that is running on a Linux server and is being X displayed back via X11 forwarding. Cygwin is running on my workstation. Connection is made to the server using PuTTY with X11 ...
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PuTTY not sending Esc

I SSH with PuTTY from my Win7 x64 laptop to a Unix environment for my office. The problem I'm facing is very similar to this post where I cannot send an Esc character to the terminal. I first noticed ...
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Moving a file using PuTTY

I am newbie struggling to move a file on a Linux VPS using PuTTY. I can log in with a user in PuTTY at this point I can navigate to see the file I wish to move ...
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Using Windows key as meta for emacs via putty (windows 7)

In my .emacs file, I have included the following line: (setq x-super-keysym 'meta) However, when I run emacs and attempt to type M-x by hitting Win+X, Windows 7 interprets the keystrokes and opens ...
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Transfering Files to server IP and port

I need to transfer files from my local computer on windows 7 to a server running linux. I access the server with putty through ssh at a specific IPv4 address and port number. I've attempted using ...
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Connecting to Windows 8 Cygwin SSH through DD-WRT from WAN?

I'd like to connect from my work to my home PC/Laptop through Cygwin's SSHD. I have DD-WRT installed on my router and i'm not really sure on how to configure it to allow me to get in. It works nicely ...
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PuTTY X11 proxy: wrong authorisation protocol attempted

I am trying to connect to an Ubuntu server to work on Qt-creator. Before everything goes wrong, I followed this tutorial. I downloaded putty and Xming and everything was working just fine. then, ...
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putty SSH via gateway server with keys

I'm trying to setup an SSH connection to an internal server that is only available when proxy'd through a public SSH server like below Me > Gateway SSH Server > Internal SSH Server On linux I can ...
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how to open httpd.config (or any file) in ec2 terminal with PuTTY

How do you open a write to the httpd.config file on an ec2 linux instance using PuTTY? How does one edit the file locally and upload it to the Apache server?
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sshd uses wrong HostKey

When I connect to a VM running Ubuntu Server 13.04 via Putty (Windows 7) it tells me that the wrong key is used for the handshake. Somehow the RSA key of the sole user on that system is used. Some ...
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Debian - install new software by apt-get over SSH

I tried to install new software when I was connected to my Debian over SSH, for example sudo apt-get install subversion, and after calculating dependencies, required space, etc. APT asked, if I want ...
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How to connect home computers (Linux) from office computer (windows) using putty

Is there any way I can connect home computers (Linux) from office computer (windows) using putty. If yes, please tell me the step to make the connection.
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Putty Crashing on Windows 7

Upon running a bash script via exec on Windows 7, putty crashes. The putty application closes unexpectedly without any errors that I can see. How can I figure out why it's crashing? EDIT Running a ...
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Copy 8000 lines of 4 column text over SSH

I want to copy to my windows 7 clipboard for insertion into excel. The file is a textfile on SSH. I can use vim to look at it, and I have tried gg"*yG, but it did not copy to the windows clipboard ...
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New terminal window (duplicate session) from Putty command line?

Being on Windows and accessing Linux via Putty, is it possible to spawn new terminal (Putty) window from the command line? I.e. to send something to Linux, while responding on which, it initiate new ...
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Putty and Pageant public key auth not working anymore (win7 x64)

I have always used putty and pageant together for passwordless authentification, It was working fine before I changed my public/private key. Now it is not working on either of my servers (I have ...
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Can I set font fallbacks in PuTTy?

I want to be able to display the unicode characters ℓ, ∘, ₁, and ⊔ (among others) in emacs in screen in PuTTy. I can see the first one by setting the font to Courier New, or I can see the second and ...
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PuTTY - Display whole server output (screen command)

I am using PuTTY to administrate a Minecraft server on a remote Linux machine. I do not own the server but I have an SSH account. The server has a console window which can be accessed with the screen ...
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Turn off notification about broken connection in putty

When putty gets connection broken (whether by losing connectivity or e.g. by hibernating computer) it displays annoying message box "Network error: Software caused connection abort". Is there some ...
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How do I automatically gain root access with Putty?

Putty is set up to run like: putty.exe -load mysession -l myuser -pw mypass But it logs me in as myuser. For root access I need to type in the console: sudo -i Then it asks for my password ...
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Active Directory RealmFlags trust for delegation

I have a setup with a Samba4 AD server. I want to mark my AD as trusted for delegation. So when logging in via putty to my linux server I want the kerberos ticket to be delegated. What I have now is ...
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Cannot SSH log into Debian virtual machine from windows 7 via Putty

I have followed a tutorial from this website http://jtreminio.com/2012/07/setting-up-a-debian-vm-step-by-step/. I am up to the point in the tutorial where it says to login via SSH. I have installed ...
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Can a putty terminal window be made viewable in a web browser?

I often remotely connect via putty to client computers over ssh. I would like to share my putty session so the client can see the commands I'm running from a web browser. Is this possible to do? ...
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Why are my Linux Server users conection closed by my linux server

On a linux box I created 10 user accounts. They were able to putty and ftp to the linuxServer. I installed minecraft server. Now the users of the 10 accounts can login but the connection automatically ...
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Sending files to CentOS machine via ssh

I'm using ssh and connecting to a linux machine for the first time from my Windows 7 machine and right now I'm using putty to access a CentOS machine via ssh. I need to transfer some big files to the ...
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How to store keepalives in putty to persist?

Under Putty Reconfiguration>Connection>Seconds between keepalives (0 to turn off) I added 300 but that value is reset to 0 after I reopen putty.
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Export putty settings (or sessions) from a linux to another linux

I've been searching the internet for an answer for this question but I found only answers for exporting from a windows to another (using regedit). Is it possible to export putty sessions from a linux ...
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How do I get X11 Forwarding to work on Windows with PuTTY and Xming?

I've always wanted to get X11 Forwarding to work with PuTTY, and the X Window System I'm using is Xming. When I have Xming running and I establish a new connection to my server, I receive the ...
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“Open in PuTTY” command of WinSCP: Can I scp files from Linux back to Windows from terminal in opened PuTTY instance?

I use the command "Open in PuTTY" in WinSCP. A PuTTY window pops up, but I cannot find a way to scp files from Linux back to Windows using terminal command line in PuTTY. Do you guys think this is ...
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I need this linux port forwarding command translated to putty

How can I translate this command to putty? I'm on a windows machine running putty. ssh -f HOST_A.net.local -L 2000:HOST_F.net.loal:3306 -N I'm following along with these links. But the -f flag ...
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Automating an IP Phone

I've been very interested in Automating an IP phone, currently I am automating phone calls by using PuTTY to a Dial-Up modem through simple AT commands. However, this is a poor method because it does ...
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ssh firefox endless connection, even when the ssh connection is closed

I want to build a connection to a server with the help of ssh and run firefox(reload website with the addon ReloadEvery). Up to here I got it to work. Now the next step would be to close the ...
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feed data to remote SSH linux script through putty/plink that were launch by vb.net

I am stucked thinking to send data to the SSH linux script while it is running in plink with vb.net. I am able to get the output & surely able to execute the SSH linux script with ...
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ssh private key works for root, but not for normal user

i have a linux (ubuntu 12) server, and a windows desktop. i am trying to connect via ssh and private key the server has these files rw------- root.root /root/.ssh rw------- root.root ...
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Putty: run a remote command after login & keep the shell running

What I'm trying to do: start a putty session from the command line, login to remote machine and cd to provided directory. putty.exe -agent -ssh some.host That will open a session & login with ...
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Pasting Periods into Putty Instead of Apostrophes (from MS Word)

When I'm trying to paste text from Word (or even other MSFT applications) that use an apostrophe (') or double-quotes (") into a PuTTY session, the apostrophes or double-quotes get turned into periods ...