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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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 ...
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View the list of SSH connections and view that specific connection using screen

I have a friend who is connected via SSH, and I would like to view his screen to see his progress in our project and what are the things he's doing. It's like spying on him. I would like to know how ...
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Mouse scrolling down in vim inside tmux via PuTTY, but not up

I'm experiencing an issue across multiple platforms where scrolling down with the mouse wheel works fine, but not scrolling up, while using vim within a tmux session within PuTTY. Any ideas? Maybe ...
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Connecting a Cisco 3750E Switch using putty

I'm trying to connect to a Cisco 3570E switch through the console using putty. I have the following configurations on putty: Serial line: COM1 Speed: 9600 Data bits: 8 Stop bits: 1 Parity: None Flow ...
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Trying to setup SSH RSA auth on a debian machine.

I am trying to set up ssh on a debian machine. I have a pair of keys generated with putty, I load my private key with Pageant, and the public one I uploaded on the server, and paste it in ...
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MobaXTerm colors are washed out - how to configure the scheme

Out of the box, MobaXTerm's rendering of the Midnight Commander screen looks like this (ZOC by comaprison to the right; PuTTY looks similar): How can I fix this? Is there some environment variable ...
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Unable to directly input unicode characters with diacritical marks into PuTTY on Windows 8

After moving to Windows 8, I can no longer directly input unicode characters into PuTTY session window. Like ą, ę, ć, ń using Alt+<letter> with Polish (programmers) keyboard layout. I have ...
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Install linux bash script from windows to a remote linux system

I have a set of bash scripts I want to install to a remote linux system. I have created a batch file to be run on the windows host system using plink and putty to transfer the files to the linux ...
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setting up an ssh server behind a router

Im running Arch Linux on a Raspberry Pi. I'm attempting to setup an ssh server but am running into an issue connecting to it externally. I've installed OpenSSH on the Pi, which is behind a router. ...
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Can Putty establish a gateway to the SSH remote server?

My desktop home computer (see the image below) connects via SSH to the Office Server (via internet, of course). I connect to that server from my home desktop (running Linux) by using the OpenSSH ...
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Reboot Windows Computer using Putty (SSH)

I am running Putty and am able to SSH into a network (Tomato is running the SSH server). How can I reboot a Windows computer on the network from Putty? What command do I type?
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Convert Amazon .pem key to Putty .ppk key Linux

I have generated and downloaded a private .pem key from AWS. However, to use Putty in order to connect to the virtual machine, I must have that key in .ppk format. The process of conversion is ...
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SSH to “Migrated” server no longer prompting for password after username entered

I have a simple dedicated debian server at a hosting facility. It has been happily allowing me to manually enter both username and password for access via ssh for many years as I haven't needed to ...
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Only single beep for a series of bells in PuTTY

After typing echo -ne '\a' && echo -ne '\a' in PuTTY session only single beep is being produced on local computer instead of two beeps. What is the reason? In PuTTY settings for this ...
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How to use desert theme across all my Putty sessions?

I'm trying to follow this tutorial, titled: Custom PuTTY Color Themes to have the desert theme in all my PuTTY sessions. I downloaded and ran the registry file for desert theme. I'm now able to see ...
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SSH-client on windows that supports ECDSA

I'm looking for a ssh-client on windows that supports ecdsa. There is a whish for putty, but no support yet. Winscp is waiting for putty to implement it. It seems to me that there is no client that ...
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clear currently edited line in mysql console

What key combination will clear MySQL console command line? I am not sure if this is just a sub scenario of clearing the currently edited line in any Unix/Linux terminal or is the behavior actually ...
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ssh/scp command too slow to connect compared to putty. What could be causing it?

I use Putty to connect to ssh server when on windows, and the ssh command when on linux. I've recently noticed, that Putty establishes the connection much more quickly compared to the ssh and scp ...
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Putty: login, execute command/change environment variable, and do NOT close the session

I would like to configure my PuTTY session in such a way that I could login to a remote host, and (a) start bash (b) change the PS1 variable (prompt content) (c) continue work in the session as ...
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PuTTY inserts random characters during a session

I recently started renting space on a remote server so that I could work on a project. I found that a relatively painless way to access it on a windows machine is through PuTTY. However, there is one ...
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PuTTY settings to replicate Windows XP telnet program

I am working with a high voltage power supply that can be remote controlled via telnet over TCP/IP. This worked very well for a few years using the built-in telnet client of Windows XP. As Windows XP ...
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Mouse scrolling in vim through tmux, how to configure?

I'm using a combination of PuTTY, tmux and vim. If I just open an SSH connection with PuTTY and then open vim, mouse scrolling works as expected. But if I open tmux and then open vim inside tmux the ...
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Is it possible to connect to the local Windows shell with PuTTY?

I don't know of a working Windows SSH server (not one that I trust enough, yet, at any rate). Therefore, I can't simply connect to localhost on port 22 from PuTTY. I want to use PuTTY because the ...
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why does screen cause problems with sftp?

I love to use screen, but I haven't really had much experience using it over ssh. At work I recently was issued a shell account and I decided to try to configure it so that screen gets run when I ...
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Windows 7 / PuTTY drop IPv6 TCP connections on brief outages

This is an IPv6-version of the following question: Why Windows 7 / PuTTY drop TCP connections even on very brief outages? After moving from IPv4 to IPv6, I've noticed that my IPv6 connections would ...