Enable Telnet Client on a Windows 7 PC

Issue

Telnet does not come enabled on Windows 7 PCs

Product Line

TAC I/NET, TAC Vista, Andover Continuum, Satchwell MicroNet, Satchwell Sigma, TAC I/A Series, Field Devices, SmartStruxure Solution, Other, Pelco Video Management

Environment

Windows 7 OS

Cause

This feature does not come enabled in Windows 7.

Resolution

  1. Click on the Start Icon and type Programs in the Search Window
  2. Click on Programs and Features
  3. Click on Turn Windows features on or off
  4. When the window becomes populated, check the box for Telnet Client


     
  5. Click on Ok to apply change, exit Programs and Features window
  6. Type Telnet at the prompt and start your session