I have downloaded PuTTy. When I put my IP address in it it says Network error connection refused. Please help me solve my problem! Thx!

March 15, 2017 1.4k views
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I am running this on windows 8 and cmd. I have tried a lot of things and there is not many videos on youtube for this situation so if anyone knows how to fix this problem pleas tell me.

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Maybe you should login into your server, then remove and install openssh-server from scratch. See here:


It would be also recommended to reboot the server when you're done.

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