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Every time I have to copy the AWS EC2 public DNS and open PuTTY and connect.

Public DNS: ec2.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com

As an alternative, how can I add an on select this public DNS and right show option open with PuTTY for Chrome [ec2.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com] (like for example "Search Google for 'something'")
and then on click run an command in cmd say like putty --default-profile selectPublicDNS

Please give me an idea an easy way to do this.

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You can make use of the Context Menu Search Chrome Extension.

It can pass the selected text to URLs only though. So you have to use a URL like ssh://%s/ and associate PuTTY with the ssh:// protocol.

PuTTY unfortunately does not associate itself. But you can do it manually. See MSDN article Registering an Application to a URI Scheme.


You can go even a step further and create a user script that turns the host name to clickable ssh:// link.

Inspired by your question, I've wrote a user script to inject SFTP link "Open in WinSCP" to Amazon EC2 management console. You can easily modify it for the ssh:// and "Open in PuTTY".


Though the above passes a whole URL to PuTTY command-line. And PuTTY does not understand the ssh:// prefix. So you would have to add a wrapper script that strips the ssh:// and passes only a user and a host to the PuTTY.

For that see:
https://johnsofteng.wordpress.com/2009/05/12/launch-putty-from-browser/

See also Can PuTTY open SSH link similar to Terminal for Macintosh?


WinSCP 5.9 (and newer) registers itself to handle the ssh:// URL and opens the session specified by the URL in PuTTY.

(I'm the author of WinSCP)

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