Sep 19, 2016

How to activate the telnet client on Windows 8.1

PuTTY supports the telnet protocol, but there is also a telnet client directly from Windows 8.1
available.
The useful link for me was here: https://support.microsoft.com/de-at/kb/2801292.


<Windows>-<X> -> Control Panel -> Programs -> "Turn Windows features on or off". In the
upcoming list you can activate the telnet client: