Questions tagged [putty]

PuTTY is a terminal emulator and serial console with networking capabilities (telnet, SSH, etc.) originally developed for MS Windows but ported to other common platforms as well.

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Connect to Raspberry Pi over ssh: connection refused (from putty)

I have a raspberry running raspbian, and I want to connect over SSH, but something is happening. On the raspberry I have run nmap and port 22 says: OPEN; the ssh process is running and fine. But I ...
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How can I access my Raspbian Wheezy installation via SSH? Is it enabled by default?

Is SSH enabled by default on the Raspbian Wheezy 7 install image? And if it is, which IP address is used so I can access Pi via PuTTY and Filezila? Important! As per Philippe Lhardy's answer ...
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Shutdown Raspberry over ssh

to Shutdown my Raspberry I type sudo shutdown -h -P now this works fine when I am directly contected via USB Keyboard and Hdmi display but when Iam connected over SHH from my windows Pc using Putty it ...
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How to share my internet connection on a (Windows) computer with a Raspberry Pi?

I have a Raspberry Pi directly connected to my Windows laptop through Ethernet, so I can make a SSH connection with PuTTy, everything works fine except that my Pi has no access to the internet. ...
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How do I find out the IP address of my Pi?

So I do not have an HDMI monitor or any monitors around but I do have a computer with an ethernet port and I know that I can SSH to my pi via putty but the problem is that I do not know how to get the ...
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Putty error while connecting Raspberry Pi to my computer

With reference to the post SSH for Raspberry Pi using a PC, I tried the same steps and got the same error: Network error, connection refused In the post I mentioned, I saw an answer mentioning "...
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SSH disabled by default

I'm quite new to raspberry and linux so this question might be easy to answer but i'm really clueless... I installed raspbian jessie and wanted to connect via ssh connection and putty. Unfortunately i ...
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Can I SSH into my pi via a USB-to-USB connection with my laptop?

My laptop does not have a built-in ethernet port because it is new so I used to SSH with my pi via a USB-ethernet adapter but I recently went to Russia and forgot the adapter in the US and since I am ...
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Use PuTTY & winSCP to SSH using .local domain

I'm trying to move over to host and domain names with my local networked Pis, but I need to start by being able to use PuTTY & WinSCP. It works well using IP's. I've already set up the host and ...
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Using RPi 2 over WAN with PuTTY and VNC

When using RPi 2 via remote internet connection, is there any harm in using both PuTTY and VNC (tightvncserver) at the same time?
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How can you mirror the raspberry display?

I'm using my pi as a bitcoin miner and to start the mining program I use putty. However when I close putty it also stops my miner. What I'm wanting to do is start the mining program from the pi itself ...
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Why “Server refused our key” when trying a SSH connection with Putty

Why do I get Server refused our key when trying to connect using SSH connection with Putty and when everything has been configured according to all the Tutorials? Generating the pair of keys from ...
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WinSCP to Pi from external network (DDNS/Port forward SSH)

I have setup home network to use DDNS such that I can login to router from outside network using the custom domain. I have assigned static (local) IP address to raspberry Pi. I have port forwarded ...
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Running emulationstation from remote laptop

I downloaded Retropie for my RPi and I'd like to configure and tweak emulationstation from my Windows laptop. I tried connecting to the Pi with putty, but I can't run emulationstation. I get the ...
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Problem using startx on raspbian

I have a problem with my raspberry. I have installed Raspbian, used the command startx, and it worked. After that I configured it so I can access it over network. I used PuTTY to remotely access it ...
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How do I run a shell file on startup (before login)? [duplicate]

I have a bash file I want to run when I turn on the Pi. I have seen a few solutions utilizing init d or adding it to some other file or directory, but the problem is that when I sign in with SSH they ...
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SSH Key requiring passphrase when there is none

So I've gone ahead and generated a Key using Puttygen. From there I've also done the following steps: Generated a Key Copied the Public Key string. Logged onto the pi through SCP Copied the ...
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Seeing open windows via SSH and putty

I am currently using my pi2 as a face-recognition log in system, written in python, which is mounted on the wall on the other side of the room. I am trying to be able to connect to it via putty, over ...
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How to use photoelectronic sensor (keyence PZ2-42) with Raspberry Pi

I want to use the photoelectronic with the Raspberry Pi for a micromouse maze. Using sensors to detect the presence of micromouse at specific locations. I was given all this from my father since he'...
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Can't SSH by name on stretch; can on jessie

I just updated my Pi0W's to stretch, from jessie, and now putty won't let me connect by name (e.g. pi@computername.local) like it used to. It does work as expected if I use the IP. But the odd thing ...
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Pi desktop through PuTTY and Xming

I am trying to connect my Pi to my laptop, I have finished installing the OS and through PuTTY and Xming, I am trying to setup the connection but now startlxde command doesn't work. Can someone help ...
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Cannot connect to raspberry pi using ethernet cable and putty

I am new to the Raspberry Pi. I am using Raspberry Pi 2. I have installed Raspbian OS to the SD card using Windows win32DiskImager. The OS to which I have connected the Pi is Windows 7, SSH using ...
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Displaying image from PI via ssh and xming on my PC

Firstly, I've googled around, but got myself horribly confused; hence this question. I have a headless/keyboardless Raspberry pi with a camera board on it, that I connect to via ssh using my windows ...
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SSH Access with passwordless Private Key file

I'm using an rsa 4096-bit keypair to gain passwordless access to a raspberry pi from another pi. If I use the private key on Windows with PuTTY, I am able to access the target pi fine. However, if I ...
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SSH to RPi via PuTTY giving “Network Error: Connection Refused” [duplicate]

I cannot SSH to my RPi because of this error. I am trying port 22 by default. Any ideas?
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Cannot connect to RPi with SSH

I've tried to connect to my RPi 2B over wifi with both a Windows device and a Mac. Neither of these devices can see the RPi when I try to ping it. The RPi does have internet access. I've followed ...
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Pi prompts for SSH passphrase

I have just set up SSH key pairs for logging into my Pi remotely from my windows box with Putty in my home network. It does not prompt for a password (as I have set that to "no" in sshd_config). But ...
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First setup of Raspberry Pi Zero W

I've just bought a new Raspberry Pi Zero W v1.1 2017 and i already have a connection problem with putty over ssh. Things i've done so far: downloaded 2017-09-07-raspbian-stretch.img and burned with ...
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SSH Putty newline … bug?

Sometimes when I'm messing around with putty and do a Ctrl+C on certain commands (or similar), the terminal get messed up. By "messed up" I mean that when I press enter, the newline is not inserted ...
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Raspberry Pi modem connection

I have a wifi modem/router. it has lan ports also. I want to connect my raspberry pi to the modem using Ethernet cable and I want to operate raspberry pi using putty in my laptop which is connected to ...
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Set speaker jack in Lakka to default?

I have a small sound issue in Lakka (on the Pi 3 model B+) and was wondering if anyone knows how to fix it. Basically, everytime I start Lakka I have no sound using the Speaker jack. This answer ...
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Connect PC to Rpi3 using serial connexion in puTTY

As specified in the title, I try to connect my Rpi 3 running Raspbian Jessie Lite from 2017-07-05 to my Windows 10 PC using puTTY on serial mode with this cable. I tried to follow a few tutorials ...
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Using SSH on RasPi3 with existing GnuPG Key

I want to use public/private key act for logging in to my raspberry pi. I have an existing public key (GnuPG), can i also use this one, or do i have to use putty keys (.ppk) for this? If this is ...
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Putty SSH connection with different client IP-address

I am using PuTTY and a VNC viewer to control my Raspberry Pi. Now, I have to change the static IP-address of the LAN Interface of my PC from: 192.168.0.1 to ip: 192.168.1.20 netmask: 255.255.0.0 ...
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Can't connect through PuTTY

I'm going crazy trying to connect to my Pi through PuTTY. I know I have SSH enabled, I checked the ports, used ifconfig and put in every single IP address I saw in there, used hostname -I, and they ...
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PuTTy command line ~# versus ~$

I'm a beginner at learning to use the Raspberry Pi, and I was wondering what the difference between pi@raspberry:~# and pi@raspberry:~$ are? I'm using PuTTy.
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Connection between Raspberry Pi and PuTTY

I've download the file Raspbian jessie with pixel.img. I wrote the .img-file with Win32DiskImager to an SD-card. I wrote an IP address in the cmdline.txt file (ip=169.254.10.1). I've put the SD-card ...
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When using SSH to connect to Pi2, I think I have problem with Permissions

Here is my situation. I use Putty to make an SSH connection from Windows 10 to my Raspberry Pi2 (running latest Raspbian). If I use just my standard Password to login, everything works fine. If I ...
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Can't access to Raspberry Pi 3 via Putty

I just bought a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B starter kit. I am a Windows 10 user and I don't have a monitor. I wanted to use Putty to access to my Pi and followed this tutorial. In order to find my ...
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Router blocking outside connection

I'm having trouble with connecting into my raspberry from outside. Problem is the internet i'm using is provided from the appartment which i'm living in. And that appartment has a router that blocks ...
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Can I connect my Windows 8.1 laptop to my Pi via WIFI?

My laptop does not have an ethernet port and I also do not have a USB-to-Ethernet port adapter but what I do have is a WIFI dongle for my pi. I was thinking, can I possibly connect to my pi via WIFI ...
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Raspberry pi first boot, IP address [duplicate]

I am using Raspberry PI B+ and I have installed Raspbian Wheezy OS using win32disk imager( I am using windows 7 PC). Now to use SSH, I am using Putty and Xming and putty requires IP address to move ...
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SSH Port Forward Error

I can't get the SSH to work on my Raspbian Raspberry Pi (it is enabled). I am port forwarding the pi's external IP to port 22 but putty says the connection has been refused. I'm a beginner as far as ...
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Connection raspberry pi 3 B + via putty, by using mobile internet

I am a newbie and perhaps this issue is incorrect. I am going to connect raspberry (3B+) with the laptop, then connect it via OpenSSH (OS is Windows, + WSL) or VNC. I am using mobile internet. About ...
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Can't SSH into raspberry pi 3 A+ when connected to router

In my Office, we have a network domain. On this network, we have a router that is connected from the network to the router using Ethernet (duh). My raspberry pi 3 A+ is connected using WiFi to this ...
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How to avoid resizing (shrink) of SD card and connection refused error in putty for installing raspberry pi

I am new with raspberry pi, I want to start the raspberry pi 3,Model B on laptop connected with ethernet cable, but as I want to create a ssh file( with no .txt extension)for the network error:...
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Accessing a Virtual Environment from IDLE3 shell?

On my pi3 I have created a virtual environment with Python3. I run my pi headless, using my Windows 10 PC. I access the pi with 3 apps: - PuTTY for terminal usage; - WinSCP for a file Explorer; and ...
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Pi hangs but still responds to ping

I have a Raspberry Pi 3b with Octoprint v1.3.5. Twice now Octoprint has automatically downloaded updates and when I try to access the pi again it becomes randomly unresponsive. The Octoprint webpage ...
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PuTTY network error when running Python scripts on a Raspberry Pi

I run Python scripts on my Raspberry Pi from my Android device and it always works for 3 or 4 times, but when I do it more, PuTTY tells me the following: Network error: Software caused connection ...
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“Server unexpectedly closed network connection”

I have a raspberry Pi running Debian Jessie. All use to work fine until 3 August. Since then I have been looking for answers and trying different suggestions but to no avail. For some reason when I ...