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Setting up putty for cisco gear

By fishingforbasses ·
I've been using hyperterm private, my key is about to expire, and i cannot get putty to work.

What settings need to be changed to make it work with cisco gear.

I thought it would work without any configuration?

I set Stop Bits, parity etc correctly, but I am defidently missing something.........

thanks

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Settings of your Putty?

by zipona In reply to Setting up putty for cisc ...

Can you give the Putty settings for your Cisco device.

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by pmetzger In reply to Setting up putty for cisc ...

Are you trying to use putty for console access or telnet/SSH?

Telnet or SSH should just work out of the box so to speak. For console access I have never tried to make it work like that, however I will attempt it and see if I come up with a workable solution. It should just be standard Com Port, 9600 N81 no flow.

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Are you changing it to Serial instead of the default Telnet?

by SKDTech In reply to Setting up putty for cisc ...

Here is a page that shows you how to set it up. If you are using a USB-to-Serial adapter you will need to change the port from COM1 to the highest COM(4 in my case). Worked perfectly fine for me.

http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/replace-windows-vista-hyperterminal-with-putty.html

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