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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how to copy text from linux to windows when using putty ssh to linux?

when I select a text and right click in an putty session to linux terminal, it echos back the selected test to terminal and then copies to clipboard, how can I prevent the copied to clipboard test to ...
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Virt-manager on Windows Desktop

I have a KVM host and would like to manage guest via the virtual machine manager on a Windows machine. I have been looking around on the Internet and some suggestions include using Xming and Putty ...
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Cannot convert ssh.com key to ppk format using Puttygen

I am having issues converting a private key from ssh.com format to putty format. Upon importing of the private key, I am met with the following error. Couldn't load private key (key does not begin ...
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How to PuTTY into a VirtualBox VM with a NAT network adapter?

So, I am not sure what IP address to put in PuTTY so that I can SSH to the guest vm from the host; the VM is configured with the connection type NAT.
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Slow screen redrawing in terminal emulator

I use a modified PuTTY (PuTTY Tray, derived from PuTTYcyg) to connect to my Cygwin's login shell (zsh), on Windows 7 (64-bit). This works, but the screen refreshing is very slow. For example, when I ...
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vim editor full screen in putty

I am using putty to connect to my linux server and if I open any files with vim or vi editor the editor margins are getting limited, whereas the same full screen is coming if I open in XTERM. My ...
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Problems sending data over serial port with PuTTY

I am using version 0.63 on Windows 7 x64 in a corporate domain environment. I have an enduser that is programming a bluetooth module over a serial connection. He is using a USB to Serial and we had ...
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PuTTY not running properly (Windows 8)

I'm trying to run PuTTY on my Windows 8 computer. I downloaded the program onto my desktop, but when I run it, no window pops up and nothing immediately visible happens. I check the task manager ...
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User-defined Color Palette for Linux(or PuTTY?)

As my title states, I'm only SSHing into my Linux Box. I decided to try to use the OSC escape code, but I'm pretty sure you can guess what happened. Okay, back to my question. Can I set my own ...
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Import ~/.ssh/config into Putty

I have a large amount of servers configured in my ~/.ssh/config on my Linux workstation. Currently I am however using a Windows workstation most of the time, and I'm wondering if it's possible to ...
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How to combine PuTTY automatic logon with width and height settings?

I saved a session in PuTTY where terminal width and height have been set. Now I want to make automatic logon and found that this could be easily done from command line. It really logs on. But then I ...
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Is it possible to specify interfaces for a reverse tunnel in PuTTY?

I am trying to set up a reverse tunnel from a Windows 7 box (call it A) behind a firewall to a DD-WRT router on my home network (call this B). The situation is this, I would like to be able to RDP ...
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How to auto attach any putty or kitty console to ConEmu

Is it possible to auto attach any putty.exe or kitty.exe console windows to ConEmu? If yes, then how can it be done?
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Font size with XMing X11 forwarding too small

I am using a GUI application running on a remote Linux host, but displaying on my Windows desktop using the XMing server, PuTTY with X11 forwarding, (and ssh -X as well, which is done by SLURM's srun ...
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Putty XForwarding open file in same instance

I have to use Eclipse ( or some other gui editor ) over putty using XForwarding with xming to remotely edit some files. The problem I'm facing is that sometimes I have an instance of eclipse open ...
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PuTTy Windows SSH doesn't accept UTF-8 password

I'm unable to login through ssh using PuTTy on windows. Everything works fine on linux and mac. Any idea or good alternative? I tried changing the character encoding to UTF-8 but no luck there. Edit: ...
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“No X11 DISPLAY variable was set” error - Amazon EC2 / SSH

I'm trying to install APT on an Amazon EC2 through PuTTY. I've uploaded APT, found here, and followed these instructions to install. However, when I run sh install-linux64-apt.sh in the proper ...
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SSH key on OSX 10.9 [duplicate]

Hy, I've got a MacBook Pro yesterday, and I'm trying to connect to the webserver with SSH key. I've found "sshkeychain" but when I want to add a key (which created on windows with putty) it says ...
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Unable to connect to server using Putty

I am using windows 8 for connecting to the Linux server, it would connect fine few days back but now I can not connect to it using only my computer. I can connect to that server with any other ...
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Is it possible to access the root files of an Amazon EC2 with any SFTP file manager?

I installed Cyberduck to manage the files on my EC2, and that works fine for my own user directory, but I need to access the root files. In command line SSH, with PuTTY for example, I can simply cd / ...
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Automatically launching PuTTY with vagrant ssh

I run Vagrant on Windows and use PuTTY to connect to my VMs. This works fine, and I have saved a profile within PuTTY to connect to my VMs. Sometimes, I run 3 or 4 Vagrant boxes and therefore I have ...
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Unable to connect to VPS with SSH, failed authentication

I'm new to this whole VPS thing, and I'm having some problems with SSH. Basically, the password seems to be wrong, but I copied and pasted it from an email I got from the host, so it must be correct. ...
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Windows connect to FTP over SSH tunnel

I need to secure connect to my disk in home server from Windows computer where I do not have administrator rights. Windows support FTP and WebDAV. WebDAV support is strange... Windows 7 support only ...
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The Linux Prompt (PS1) doesn't show correctly in PuTTy (Line Drawing with Shift Out/Shift In)

My Linux Prompt set as: ┌─ (USERNAME@HOSTNAME PATH) -> └─ $ The PS1 is: export PS1="\n\[\033[30;1m\]\[\033(0\]l\[\033(B\]\[\033(0\]q\[\033(B\] (\u@\h \[\033[31;1m\]\w\[\033[30;1m\]) ...
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VM refuses key on Windows

My Vagrant VM is up and running, but if i check netstat, it is just ESTABLISHED but not LISTENING. TCP 192.168.56.1:139 0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING TCP 192.168.56.1:50973 ...
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SSH - Software caused connection abort for single login

I'll give a full background here, not sure how relevant some of it will be but it can't hurt... So I had a VM running ubuntu server 13.10 that I recently upgraded 14.04 LTS. After the upgrade, it ...
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How to set up HTTP/SOCKS5 tunneling proxy on Windows using freeSSHd?

freeSSHd was set up on the server. Putty successfully connecting to server over SSH. I have tried to configure tunneling for SOCKS5 and HTTP but it failed to work. Especially was tested on Opera where ...
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Putty- Incoming packet was garbled on decryption

I am using putty (v 0.60) to connect virtualbox(v 4.2.16) CentOS. But i am getting the error "Incoming packet was garbled on decryption". When i connect to virtual box IP by SSH its asking me to ...
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Getting “Server unexpectedly closed network connection”

I created VM by using Jclouds API and by giving the public address in putty login into the VM. I tried to install GUI in VM by giving the below command sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop It is ...
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Unmap Ctrl (shift) tab hotkey to switch tabs in MTPuTTY

In MTPuTTY, Ctrl+Tab and Ctrl+Shift+Tab are the default hotkeys for changing terminal tabs. However, there doesn't seem to be any way to un-map these hotkeys from the Hot keys menu. Is it possible ...
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Copy the entire content of a file opened in Putty to clipboard

I know ho to copy and paste using Putty, but I was wondering if there was a way to select and copy to clipboard the entire content of a file that is opened, say, with nano. Is this possible? The ...
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Make USB virtual COM device persistent through reboots

EDIT: Having rethought the issue, perhaps my question can be summarized like this: Is there an existing COM terminal type program that will automatically detect when a COM port becomes unavailable and ...
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How can i disable Pageant in Putty in command line?

I open SSH links in Putty from KeePass (with KeeAgent plugin). One of servers I visit show authentication error immediately after connection, because putty tries to use private key authentication. ...
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Dual Color Putty

How Can I / (can I even) allow for two color schemes in Putty? I want data received to be in one color, and transmitted data / commands be in a second color. Can I configure Putty to show data in ...
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Route teamviewer desktop client through SSH tunnel in PuTTY?

I'm trying to route the TeamViewer desktop client through an SSH tunnel I've made using a home server (with DD-WRT) and PuTTY on my end. In PuTTY, I chose port 1080 to Dynamic range, so it works fine ...
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X11 Forwarding windows program on linux computer

I would like to be able to get Unity3D to run on my Linux desktop. This does not work (at all) in wine. My plan is to ssh forward the window of it from my windows 7 computer to my Linux computer. ...
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PuTTY, switch Echo and Local Edit on / off, by sending command similar to Esc [2J or Esc [H

Using PuTTY as a Serial interface. Most of my user response is a single key so on start up Echo and Local Edit are set off. Some user response needs to be a string of characters so I need to turn Echo ...
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Keep PuTTY inside command line

Is it possible to run a PuTTY session within cmd.exe, without using the PuTTY console? Kind of the opposite of this question: Is it possible to use putty as the UI for the Windows shell?
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Kitty Load Profile via URL Handler

I'm able to add the Kitty SSH Handling in Firefox/IE to load the hostname via ssh://hostname.mydomain.com, however I'd like to load a session instead of a hostname, i.e. ssh://mysession. I modified ...
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connecting to an autossh tunnel using putty

I have a problem connecting to a reverse ssh tunnel created using autossh using Putty in windows. Here are the details: I have two servers, one at work and one at home, both running linux. At work I ...
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How to pass CLIs in a remote linux server from windows batch script?

I am able to connect to a remote linux server by using start C:\Users\pankmish\Downloads\putty.exe -ssh stag -l username -pw password But Now i am trying to give linux CLIs from same batch ...
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Remove Certain Debug Output in terminal window

I am using Putty to connect to a unix server that spits out lots of debug. What I want to do is replace the following debug for example Getting pQuality pPtrQuality=0x588b90, len *** ...
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Ssh to a remote server using putty through windows batch?

On Windows I use PuTTY to log in a remote server via SSH. I want to use Batch script to ssh remote server using putty. Server is a linux based OS. I used below script to do the same: start ...
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Virtualbox remote access on ubuntu server

I explain the problem, I have to connect via ssh tunneling enabling x11, to a remote machine with ubuntu server, in detail: Host: Windows 7, the software used putty Server: ubuntu server virtualbox ...
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Putty ends to an unexpected error and VNC shows terminal with error

That's all I've for making a connection to debian VPS at time: VNC and PuTTY ends with Server unexpectedly closed network connection Is there any solution to this or I should ask for a new ...
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Is there a serial terminal program that allows filtering the messages?

For the serial terminal program choices, we have hyperterminal and putty on Windows; minicom and screen on Linux/Mac. But as far as I know, none of these has the message filtering functionality as ...
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What variables I can place in a Putty Link?

I create a new link in Windows with the following target: "C:\Program Files (x86)\PuTTY\putty.exe" -ssh username -pw password Are there any other options I can add in that one link target? I am ...
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Get output while using putty remotely

I have two different servers (A and B, both are Windows) and I am executing putty via command line between them. Server A executes remotely an script in server B and everything works fine, but I am ...
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Using scroll options in putty terminal

Despite increasing scrollback value to 20000 and ensuring it has saved to the session, putty will not allow me to scroll down when viewing long files. It only lets me scroll to the size of the screen. ...
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Reverse SSH between putty and cygwin to RDP

I realize that many different iterations of this question have been asked before, but I couldn't find something exact and my attempts didn't work. My setup: I'm trying to RDP from Machine B to ...