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 a screen area in PuTTY without pasting?

My usual method of copying a screen area in PuTTY is via the right-click button, but also has the effect of pasting as well, resulting in entering a sequence of meaningless commands or pasting the ...
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How to configure an SFTP client Filezila to a machine which is accessible by doing SSH second time?

MyMachine <---SSH----> AccessMahcine <---SSH----> Target Machine. The target machine is accessible via SSH through an access machine. I can SSH to access machine, and from there again SSH to ...
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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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Network issue with Windows 7 - characters keep appearing in putty session

I have searched for a solution to this problem on the internet for months, to no avail. Whenever I use putty to SSH to a server from one of my Windows 7 machines (64bit, PRO), I am constantly seeing ...
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Can't login with PuTTY to RasPi 3 + OSMC

I have a RasPi 3 with a freshly installed OSMC (the successor to RaspBMC, as I'm told). I'd like to use this as a little home server as well (perhaps with OwnCloud, NextCloud or Cozy) - otherwise I ...
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WinSCP keeps giving “Host is not communicating” errors while PuTTY is all right?

It had been all right all day until a few hours ago when WinSCP suddenly started keeping giving out the hideous "Host is not communicating for more than 15 seconds. Still waiting..." error. I tried to ...
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Extract error info from log files

I am monitoring the real time server logs through putty by running the command 'tail -f console-20160622.log' ,I want to capture all the error information from the logs which are being generated on ...
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Putty solarized the manual way

I would like to use the solarized color scheme in PuTTY. The tricky part is I don't have administrator privileges in this machine. So I will have to manually change the default colors through Change ...
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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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Putty: how to supress security alerts?

How can I disable security alerts like "The server's host key is not cached in registry, bla-bla-bla", "host identity is changed, there is man-in-the middle", etc They are needless in cloud hosting ...
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Login to linux box with putty using public ssh key

A hosting provider sent me a public key and the hostname of a linux box which I want to ssh into. Now usually, I simply input the hostname in putty and then type username and password, but now I just ...
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how to run putty cmds through batch files?

I am running cli cmds in putty through batch files.It is not taking text files data that has putty cmds.I am connecting through -ssh with a external hardware. putty.exe -ssh root@10.15.0.2 -m "C:\...
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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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OpenSSH won't resolve %temp% environment variable in commands and batch files

I installed OpenSSH on my Windows Server 2012 R2 system. So far everything works except for resolving the %temp% environment variable: In my PuTTy SSH client I can resolve %systemroot% but not %...
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How do you get a program to show up in the Windows 10 search field?

I like to start my programs by hitting the Windows Start key and just typing in the first couple letters of the program and then hitting enter. However, when I type in the letters for putty.exe it ...
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What exit code values does plink.exe return?

I'm using the PuTTY utility plink.exe to run remote commands, and it's returning exit code 2. What does this mean?
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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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Enabling Italics, Underline on Emacs, Xterm and Putty

I'm using a Ubuntu (11.04 Server Edition) virtual machine as my development environment. It doesn't have a desktop environment since I don't think its necessary and I want to keep it lightweight. I'm ...
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Putty displays unreadable charachters

As you can see below in the image. When I use putty it displays these unreadable characters. I have been googlin' forever but not yet found the answer, so I thought maybe someone on SO knows this. All ...
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FIDDLER as proxy it's work but HTTPS

I'm in a corporate office and I just want to make a tunneling with putty in order to navigate in some sites like google mail,drive etc... Now putty can't connect to internet cause of proxy that we ...
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network error: Connection timed out while SSH AWS EC2 ubuntu intance

Need help. I have searched a lot but not able to find answer: Here are the steps to indicating problem. Successfully ssh aws ubuntu instance using putty from PC1. Stopped/rebooted aws instance. ...
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I want to save the configurations for all saved sessions in PuTTY

I have nearly 50 sessions saved in PuTTY to connect to different servers. Now I want to configure the behaviour for all the servers. How can I do it? These configurations should reflect to all the ...
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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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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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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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trying to connect to machine using putty

I try to login using PuTTY using the below: putty.exe username@ipaddress -pw password -m commands.txt I get the below error: =~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~= PuTTY log 2016.06.07 01:26:30 =~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~...
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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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Bel in PuTTYwhen it is waiting for input?

I often have to download, update and build large projects due to which there is a long waiting period between 2 commands. The projects are stored and used on a linux machine, and i connect remotely to ...
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How do I choose what shows up in PuTTY title bar from Linux?

In the PuTTY configuration there's an option in Terminal->Features called Disable remote-controlled window title changing. Without that enabled, the title bar of PuTTY will change every time I press ...
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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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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 login issue

There are 2 issues - 1) when I don't set auto-login username and the radio button is set on Prompt under Connection --> Data, then also putty is by default taking system username for login Then once ...
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Configure Putty to send Telnet data without pressing Enter?

Is there a way to configure Putty in telnet mode to send data from the keyboard immediately, without having to press enter? For example, when using Windows telnet, if i connect to my server and press ...
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SSH Network Error: Software caused connection abort

I am trying to connect to my linux shared hosting via SSH from my windows 10 laptop. It is not connecting at all. I have tried Putty (both 32 and 64bit), MobaXterm and one other SSH client and I am ...
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Allow Putty store passwords

Is there any way to allow Putty to store passwords? Please note that safety is not an issue (private LAN), so the easiest solution would be to save the password in the Putty session (instead of using ...
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How do I set the Putty Window size to open bigger than the default?

I use Putty a lot and it always opens in quite a small window. I wondered if there were any parameters or settings I could change that could make it open in a window of different size by default.
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Access Linux VM from Windows via SSH

I am running out of ideas on what exactly I need to do to get into the unix vm hosted in Azure. How to access Linux VM from Windows 7 using Putty or similar SSH client. Information I have been ...
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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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Automatically execute a command in PuTTY opened from WinSCP

I am using WinSCP with PuTTY and I have setup an auto login to PuTTY from WinSCP. I have a bat file that opens the WinSCP and several connections to remote machines and once the WinSCP connects it ...
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How to automate putty commands when connection is through serial port?

Two files are there. I want to run trial .txt cmd in serial port connectivity with a hardware.pls suggest how to automate this. I will use these cmds repetititvely. Batch file cmds below sv.batch ...
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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 ubuntu@ipaddress:/Users/username/...
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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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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: https:/...
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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 "...