Telnet (System Services for the Windows Server 2003 Family and Windows XP Operating Systems)
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
Service Name: TlntSvr
Executable Name: Tlntsvr.exe
Log On As: LocalService
Description: The Telnet service supports connections from various TCP/IP Telnet clients, including UNIX-based and Windows-based computers. Telnet Server for Windows provides ASCII terminal sessions to Telnet clients. Telnet Server supports two types of authentication and supports four types of terminals: ANSI, VT100, VT52, and VTNT.
Telnet also allows a remote user to log on to the system and run console programs by using the command line.
If this service is stopped, remote users cannot connect to the computer by using Telnet.
If this service is disabled, remote users are unable to connect to this computer through the Telnet protocol, and users cannot connect to the computer or run console-based applications.
Available on: Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition; Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition; Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition and Windows Server 2003, Web Edition
Installed through: Default operating system installation
Startup type: Disabled
Service status: Stopped
This service depends on the following system components:
NTLM Security Support Provider
Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
TCP/IP Protocol Driver
The following system components depend on this service: