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How to Install-Unintall PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client in Ubuntu 18.04

PuTTY

Here we are going to learn How to install the latest version of PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client in Ubuntu 18.04. PuTTY is a lightweight popular free SSH client and Terminal Emulator application is used to get the console/remote of the operating system, such as Linux, Unix, Router, Over Network. Developed by Simon Tatham, it has become probably the most popular SSH client in use today. It supports various networking protocols for connecting systems like FTP, Telnet, SSH, SCP, SFTP, RLogin, RAW, serial etc.

Steps to install PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client in Ubuntu 18.04:

  1. First Install PPA repositories:
  2. Before installing the PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client, we will need to install the required PPA repositories. To do so follow the command below.

    update_putty

  3. Install PuTTY:
  4. Now install PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client package. So let’s go ahead and install the same using below command.

    Install_PuTTY




  5. Confirm PuTTY:
  6. As you can see above we have successfully installed the PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client package. Now to confirm the same use the below command.

    Confirm PuTTY

  7. Open PuTTY:
    • Now to open the PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client application just type the command putty on shell prompt. Refer to the command below.
    • Open PuTTY

    • You can also open the PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client application graphically using Search your Ubuntu Applications box. Refer to the snapshot below.
    • Open PuTTY Search

How To Uninstall PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client Application in Ubuntu 18.04?

For any reasons, if you don’t like PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client Application and want to uninstall the application from your system using the following command.

Uninstall PuTTY

That’s all, In this article, we have learned How to install PuTTY SSH and Telnet Client in Ubuntu 18.04. I hope you enjoy this article. If you like this article, then just share it. If you have any questions about this article, please comment.

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