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Installing Telnet on Microsoft Windows

This section describes how to install the Telnet application on Microsoft Windows 7.

Microsoft Windows 7 does not include the Telnet application by default.


Download the Telnet application by following the instructions on the Microsoft web site.


  1. Select Start > Control Panel > Programs and Features.
    A window opens that lets you uninstall or change programs.
  2. Select Turn Windows features on or off in the left-hand side bar.
    The Windows Features dialog opens.
  3. Select the Telnet Client check box and click OK.
    The installation might take several minutes to complete.