How to install SSH Client and Server in Windows 10
CHUONG K. NGUYEN – BSc., MCSEx2, MCSAx2, MCP, MCTS, MCITP, CCNA
In Windows 10, the Command Prompt has been improved tremendously. You can select text and press Enter to have that text copied.
This means that if we install SSH Client for Windows on a Windows 10 box, we will be able to run it from the Command Prompt, select text and copy/paste it live, just like we could with Putty. In this guide I will show you how to install SSH Client and SSH Server on the same Windows 10 Box.
Obtain OpenSSH on Windows
In Google, search for: setupssh-7.1p1-1.exe
Or browse to the following site to download SSH for Windows. Currently it is at version 7.1.
After installation, we can launch ssh client by typing the following command to connect to a remote server.
To demonstrate text selection, I have selected three lines (white highlight) in the below screen.
We can log into the SSH server on the Windows box that we just installed. Use: