Additional Resources for Telnet
Updated: March 29, 2010
Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista
More information about Telnet can be found on the Telnet Technology page.
Documents available about Telnet include:
Help for the Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP versions of Telnet can be found at: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=106285.
For more information about employing a more secure command-line alternative to Telnet, such as those that support Secure Shell (SSH) and other options, see the following documents:
Using Terminal Concentrators for Remote Management
Examples: Selecting Remote Management Tools
For additional information about the standards that define SSH, see the following Request for Comment (RFC) available at the Internet Engineering Task Force Web site: RFC 4252 The Secure Shell (SSH) Authentication Protocol