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Tutorial How to check if a workstation can connect to a server port

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Testing ports using Telnet

Email connections not working? Website seems offline from a certain location? Forgot your customized SSH port? There's many reasons you may want to test a connection to a specific port on a server to see if it is open, and (the best way) to do that is with Telnet.

What is Telnet, exactly?

Telnet originally stood for "teletype network" and provided a text-based command line interface to connect to remote systems. More powerful than FTP, Telnet...
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