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SSH Clients for Support Use

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Created by Mariusz Handke, last modified by Nanette.Neal on Sep 29, 2017

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Updated: August 1st, 2017


This article provides information about SSH clients frequently used by Support.


Windows any version


  • PuTTY

Free implementation of SSH and Telnet for Windows and Unix platforms, along with an xterm terminal emulator. It is written and maintained primarily by Simon Tatham.




  • WinSCP

The open source free SSH client for Windows with the focus on secure file transfer.




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