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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SSH Tunnel on different networks

I'm trying to set up a SSH connection between my personal pc from home and my laptop which will be on a different network. I've read a bit about SSH connections and I saw that I had to open port 22 on ...
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Reverse SSH tunneling for server running in Windows OS

I'm hosting a server on ports 39083 and 39084 on my machine that has a private ip address. I'm looking to host the server using SSH tunneling, the request would go through my VPS ip address then to my ...
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Putty: 'Server unexpectedly closed network connection'

Putty 'Server unexpectedly closed network connection' I have been getting the 'Server unexpectedly closed network connection' (see Putty ends to an unexpected error and VNC shows terminal with error ...
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Pocketputty copy paste command

I am using pocketputty as my ssh/telnet. but the copy paste command wont work on my windows ce device, ive tried other ssh telnet like mochasoft, but only pocket putty works, so im sticking to it. but ...
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copy a pc file to VM env/linux

I have a file on Desktop 'Test1.py'. I want that file to run on saltmaster VM and am trying to copy that file through scp commands. I hit this command scp Test1.py ...
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Error Putty X11 proxy: Authorisation not recognised

I'm developing a robot with a Raspberry Pi, and I'm having trouble with X11 forwarding. When I'm going to run my script as: sudo python myscript.py I get the error: Putty X11 proxy: ...
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How to write the shell script which check if the file is present on the cluster file system?

Suppose we have pscp on Windows, and remote control to Linux cluster through key key.ppk, the user and host is name@cluster.com. How, by using shell script (in cmd file), check if some file is present ...
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PuTTY Fatal Error Software caused connection abort

long time lurker first time asker. I have a very weird problem, whenever I try to connect to a specific machine on my network from my desktop with Windows 10 I get an error right off the bat. PuTTY ...
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SSH doesn't accept my passphrase

They sent me a .ppk key and a passphrase for their server. Pageant on Windows accepts this passphrase and opens a key. But when I try to actually connect to the server I have problems. $ ssh -i ...
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How to save sessions of putty on a local path?

I want to save the output of the below command: start C:\Users\Desktop\putty.exe -ssh server_ip -l username -pw password -m <path of the command file> I used the "> <output_file>" ...
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PuTTy can't establish SSH tunnel

I'm trying to set up remote debugging for PHP using Xdebug and PhpStorm. My local development machine has Windows 7 and the remote machine has CentOS 6. I'm following this guide to no avail: ...
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How to preserve supperputty appearance configuration?

I am trying to setup super putty appearance with smaller fonts. By default font is 10pt size and I want to preserve it for future sessions. Whenever I start new session it starts with 10pt size even ...
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Set PuTTY's appearance in Windows

Is it possible to configure PuTTY to have me some nice colour scheme like vim's desert? I'm an PuTTY user under Windows and my login shell is tcsh. The current PuTTY theme setting is a very boring ...
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Raspberry-pi remote connection using putty, GUI not working

On my Client PC I’m running Windows 8.1 and I have installed XMing. I am running Putty and I have configured it to enable X11 Forwarding. I have tried leaving the X display location blank (as default) ...
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Where does Putty store known_hosts information on Windows?

How do I tell if Putty already knows about and has cached credentials for specific ssh servers? Another way to ask this question is what is the Windows/Putty equivalent of a unix/ssh known_hosts ...
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What is causing PuTTy to not connect to Raspberry Pi?

I have a Raspberry Pi, and I have an SD card with Rasbian on it that is currently in the Pi. I have a laptop with Windows 8.1 on it, and I have connected it to the Pi using an Ethernet cable. I want ...
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Why can I ssh by name to one LAN device, but not another?

I am looking for an explanation on something probably stupid but that I can’t find immediately on Internet. Situation: Classic home LAN. Network: 192.168.1.0/24 No DNS server. I installed 2 ...
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Remote port forwarding failed using freeSSHD + PuTTY

Background: I have 2 machines, A is a server, and B is a local machine behind the firewall. B has a SQL Server hosted at port 1433. Now I want to access the SQL Server from A. Steps: Set up a ...
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How to exit from fullscreen mode of Putty?

This annoyed me for a while, but as usual; really annoying problems have quite simple solutions. Some sw I just don't use often enough to remember its hotkeys, like PuTTY. So I end up using the ...
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Unable to see the contents of ZIP folders within PuTTY

I hope all is well! I'm having trouble with unzipping folders on PuTTY and I hope someone could help. Whenever I enter unzip FOLDER, which is within the highest hierarchy, and type ls to see the ...
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SSH key asking me for a passphrase?

I have a public/private key pair. Neither of them have any sort of passphrase associated with them. Whenever I try to ssh using either the private or public(and I'm pretty sure I should only be ...
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How to SCP from linux server to Windows client

I'm SSHing into a Linux machine using PuTTY and trying to copy a file down somewhere (anywhere) to my local machine. I figure SCP is the best candidate for the job but don't really care, so long as ...
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Putty config for better keyboard support

I constantly seem to have problems with some sort of key-binding not working when using Putty. Currently I have the, almost funny, problem that I can only switch away from a pane in tmux (using C-b ...
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Putty->Cygwin X11 Forwarding “Can't open display” Error

I am using Putty on a Windows machine to ssh into another server. Once there, I am trying to use X11 forwarding to pop windows onto my computer. The remote system is not the issue since it is a large ...
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Putty Connection with local proxy command

I've got one public server with mydomain.com and some raspberry pi project. I use autossh to create a reverse tunnel from the pi to mydomain.com. So port 22 is forwarded to mydomain:12345. I can ssh ...
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Serial connection crossover

When accessing a serial connection I only get random numbers and characters: http://i.imgur.com/NsGIamE.png The manual for the piece of hardware I am trying to access says following about the ...
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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 0.61: why do I see “Access Denied” message after I enter my login id?

I use putty to login to my RHEL 5.3 server. I'm prompted to enter my login as "login as" and I enter my login Id. As soon as I press Enter, I see a "Access Denied" message following which I'm prompted ...
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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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SSH authentication using biometrics

I am using PuTTY to access my server via SSH. Due to the complexity of my private key's password, however, I've decided to consider using other methods of authentication, such as biometrics, more ...
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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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Need to copy a file from unix box to windows folder using pscp command

I have a unix svr A: username: uname password: pwd then there are some files under /usr/local/jboss/configuration which are accessible only when a 'sudo su' command is performed. (and the username ...
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OpenSSH 'Server refused our key' and 'Access denied'

All configuration seems fine but OpenSSH replies with errors: 2048 bit keys was generated, public one put into C:\cygwin64\home\user\.ssh\authorized_keys. When trying to connect using PuTTY to ...
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ksh Auto-Completion PuTTY Configuration

I'm having a bit of a problem configuring my PuTTY client to work with the auto-completion feature in the ksh shell. I do a listing on the root with the directories /home and /homeroot and it returns ...
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SSH Wrapping with HTTPS Portable?

I was wondering if there was a way that I could wrap my ssh connection in https, even if my school supplies a certificate for https since they use smoothwall, and if I was able to do this on CENTOS, ...
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Troubleshooting tips for SSH issue on proprietary software

I am having an issue establishing a channel with a piece of hardware that we purchased. I can SSH into the VXworks OS using both Putty (on Windows) and the Ubuntu's CLI, however, when I send commands ...
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Proxytunnel can connect to ssh server through proxy, but putty fails to connect

I'm trying to connect to a remote SSH server through an SSL tunnel set up with proxytunnel. The proxytunnel command itself works but when I try with putty I have a "server unexpectedly closed ...
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putty send null

Using Putty, how can someone send a null character, ie \0 I have seen control+@ but that doesnt seem to work. I'm trying to do manual SMTP AUTH: EHLO AUTH PLAIN username\0\0password
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How can I use Tab-Completion in PuTTY connecting to a Ubuntu Server?

I use PuTTY to connect to an Ubuntu Server (VPS). I would like to use Tab-Completion when I'm working with the command line on Ubuntu Server... How can I configure it?
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Make sure another ip-address has access to a remote (linux) computer

I set up a remote computer with Linux (ubuntu) on it. Now im logging into from another computer using putty (SSH). Locally all works fine but now I would like to add another IP-address (one which is ...
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Vim is not reading gzipped files automatically

I want to see some zipped log files .gz in unix through putty. When I open them in vim the contents are not readable. I think vim is not able to unzip them.
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Connecting to an SSH server from Client behind an NTLM Proxy

I'm trying to get to my SSH server on the internet from a corporate network. All connections to the outside internet have to be proxied through a server that check's for the NTLM hash of each client ...
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Cpanel/WHM not working [closed]

Everything work fine, suddenly today afternoon Both cpanel and WHM stop working. But still the website and SSH work fine, But i am unable to open cpanel or whm, when i opening using IP ...
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Can you disable the Ctrl-S (XOFF) keystroke in Putty?

I do a lot of ssh-ing, and periodically I hit Ctrl+S, which naturally sends an XOFF, and causes all kinds of problems (not to mention it takes a while for me to figure out what happened, then another ...
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Copy and paste text in midnight commander (MC) via putty in Linux

I use Midnight Commander (MC) editor over putty to edit files I want to know how to copy text from one file, close it then open another file and paste it? If it is not possible with Midnight ...
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No Plink output from python script

So here is the stack Rasberry Pi, has a python script python.py Hardware connected to pi, which runs my python Windows machine uses putty to kick off python script, via putty/plink to startup the ...
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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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Connect to remote VNC with only port 22 using putty

I'm trying to access my home server remotely and I only have port 22 available to me. From what I understand it's possible to tunnel into the server to be able to view VNC. So far all my efforts have ...
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Putty Remote Port Forwarding not connecting - Server refused?

So im at work and we have port 80/443 blocked. Im trying to get access to the internet via SSH Tunnel. Im currently connected to a VPN that gives me access to the external network but of course i cant ...
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psftp -F config file

Is there an equivalent -F option in the psftp (the one bundled with Putty)? I am trying to connect to a VM that requires using a ProxyCommand. Host *.<domain_here> User kapitanluffy ...