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Telnet installation [Windows \ Linux \ MacOS]


Telnet is an application available as Windows feature which is not installed by default. In order to install this program please run the cmd.exe console ("C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe") as root (right click on cmd.exe and choose "Run as administrator") and paste the following command (right click inside the console to paste):

dism /online /Enable-Feature /FeatureName:TelnetClient

You should see the following message after successful completion:


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C:\WINDOWS\system32>dism /online /Enable-Feature /FeatureName:TelnetClient

Deployment Image Servicing and Management tool

Version: 10.0.19041.844

Image Version: 10.0.19044.1706

Enabling feature(s)


The operation completed successfully.




Please run the following comma

nd in the Linux shell to install Telnet (requires root access):

sudo apt-get install telnet

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