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Old 04-15-2017, 12:33 PM   #1
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Question putty login problem.

i am using ubuntu 14.04 and when i try to login via putty its shows nothing on putty prompt and after 10 sec gives connection time out error what should i do.
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Old 04-15-2017, 02:04 PM   #2
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Which account are you logging in as? Do you have alternative methods to access the system?

It sounds like a timeout, so it's either an issue with the service or the traffic has been filtered/dropped on a firewall. Can you SSH locally back to the same machine?


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