Telnet is a client-server protocol used to allow communication between computers in a network.

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O2 wireless box 2 change channel telnet

Anyone know how I can change the broadcast channel via telnet? The router is O2 wireless box 2.
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How to create tunnel to utilize for telnet connection

The scenario is as follows: Machine A is located behind client firewall. The machine runs telnetd. This is Linux machine with Python 2.5.4 installed. I do not know the IP addy of the router and ...
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Windows preventing running of Telnet client

At first, I had issues because Windows 7 doesn't install the Telnet client by default (also, SuperUser has a thread). So, after installing it (and restarting, like Windows asked, though completely ...
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Connection Issues with SQL Server Express

I have windows 7 Ultimate, 64bit. I have installed SQL Server 2008 Express and have created a database in it. I have a jar that helps me create a connection file to connect to this database. I have ...
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Tor Telnet control gives Authentication Required error on any command

I am trying to connect to a running instance of Tor with the Tor Control (TC) Protocol using Telnet on the ControlPort (specified in the torrc file) on Windows. Whenever I connect using Windows's own ...
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Why can't I telnet to a Windows machine?

Why am I not able to telnet to a Windows server machine? Is it because the telnet server is not running there? A remote desktop connection works though. Does a telnet server run by default on a Unix ...
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Telnet into XP machine

Is it possible for XP to be setup to allow a Linux computer to telnet into it?
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How do I copy data from a Ubuntu server using terminal by telnet?

I have one folder to copy that consists of PHP and similar files for creating a web site. How do I copy one folder from the server (Linux Ubuntu) to the client PC (Linux Ubuntu) using terminal? Could ...
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Closing telnet connection gracefully from session mode itself without going to telnet prompt

a normal telnet connection is like this: telnet localhost 22 Trying 127.0.0.1... Connected to localhost. Escape character is '^]'. SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_4.2 ^] telnet> close Connection closed. I want to ...
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Telnet GET Request vs HEAD Request: why HEAD failed?

I thought head syntax was just like GET syntax but when I tried with telnet o mirror.bytemark.co.uk 80 GET /ubuntu-releases/lucid/ubuntu-10.04-desktop-i386.iso it works as expect whereas o ...
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Can ping server but no telnet or www

I have a NAS (Iomega home media 1TB) connected to a router with a 1Gb ethernet cable. Occasionally I lose access to it; when this happens I can still ping it by it's static IP or scan it with Nmap but ...
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telnet - is there a maximum line limit?

I am working on several servers that use HTTP for transport of commands. What I have encountered is that some of the commands I am trying to issue by hand are very long GETs, several lines, and that ...
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“Could not open connection to the host” error when trying to send email using telnet

I need to send email from my ASP.NET application. For that I am using the following command from the command prompt to connect to the specific port on tk2smtp: telnet tk2smtp.msn.com 22 But it's ...
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Use telnet with wireless Internet connection

Is it possible to use telnet to connect to remote computers/hosts using only a WiFi connection and no direct connection to the modem except through the router?
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How to use “edit” command via telnet

I use telnet to connect my client, and try to edit a file. But I find that I can't edit it. I can't even use "Alt" key to control the application. How can I solve this problem? (I can't install any ...
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Is it possible to shutdown a remote computer running Windows 7 via Telnet?

I've successfully connected to my Windows 7 desktop over wifi via Telnet from an XP Home netbook. To login, I use the following command: telnet -l "win7desktop\win7user" win7desktop win7user in ...
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How to generate UDP packet

I want to generate UDP packet to test a program, something equivalent to using telnet to test TCP port (Can telnet generate UDP packet?) How can I do this?
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Localhost & local IP 80 port not working - connection failed in client PC

While giving telnet command for localhost & local IP 80 port not working and connection failed in client PC. In the same pc I am able to connect outside server ( where our system's application ...
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Lightweight tool for viewing raw HTTP messages?

I'm investigating differences in behaviour between a couple of Web servers. I need to see raw response data from the servers (i.e. before the response is de-chunked if it has ...
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Why isn't Telnet enabled by default in Windows 7?

When I pinged my mailserver from the command prompt using: telnet mail.mydomain.com 25 I got the error Telnet is not a recognized command. I looked for a workaround and then found that Telnet was ...
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How to configure a command to run on login, but only if through telnet

I want to run a command every time I log in to my Ubuntu box, but only if I'm connecting through telnet, not if I'm logging in at the console.
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Telnet blocked on windows 2003,how to find the root cause and unblock?

I've already shut down the firewall. Is there a way to check what is actually blocking telnet?
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Thompson Speed-touch DSL modem/DHCP/DNS

Can anyone tell me where an in depth manual is for the Thompson Speedtouch telnet administration? It would be very helpful if I had one.
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How to send a mail by communicating directly with an SMTP server in telnet?

How to communicate with an SMTP server with telnet, in order to send a mail? telnet smtp.something.somewhere 53 Trying 10.xxx.xxx.xxx... Connected to smtp.something.somewhere. Escape character ...
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Does there exist a telnet-like for SSL connections?

are there any telnet-like tool that can manually debug a https connection byte by byte?
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Telnet is not working in Windows XP

Whenever I type the command "telnet" in Windows XP command prompt, I get the output as: 'Telnet' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file I've already ...
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Equivalent of 'ps' for Windows CE?

What is the equivalent of 'ps' (that is, a command which shows the running process list) command in Linux, for Windows CE (whose command-line, I'm accessing through telnet)?
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Can I abort telnet while it is still trying to connect?

At times I find myself telnetting from Windows XP to another server and that I state a wrong port number such as c:\> telnet xxxxx.yy pp After hitting Enter, I realize that I entered the wrong ...
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Enable remote management on the Zyxel NBG-460N through the telnet utility

I was going through the remote management settings on my Zyxel NBG-460N router, making sure they were not available through the WAN port, when I stupidly without thinking disabled the WWW remote ...
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Why do my telnet commands fail for tinyurl.com?

I can send telnet command to google.com but not to tinyurl.com On windows telnet I typed the following: set localecho set crlf o tinyurl.com 80 It returns 400-bad request, why? I know I should ...
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Is there a way to download through telnet

I am transfering colleges and I have a lot of files from the first college that I would like to keep. The files are are on a Sun server which I can only access using telnet. Is there a way to download ...
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/usr/bin/reset disables backspace

Following this question, running /usr/bin/reset destroys my backspace functionality. What can I do? After pressing backspace I get ^?
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Save me from gibbrerish terminal

While logged in to a remote ssh session, sometimes I do cat to the wrong file (a binary or a diretory) and the display converts to gibberish. The only way out is to close the terminal and open a new ...
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Can the Windows Telnet client be scripted?

Is it possible to use the Windows Telnet client to run a series of commands in a script? If not are there any alternatives that can be?