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Trying to figure out if I can enable telnet or SSH on a

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Trying to figure out if I can enable telnet or SSH on a Netgear r6300v2 that is running the COX custom firmware.

Technician's Assistant: How much experience do you have with this particular NETGEAR router?

This particular router? some, but not much.

Technician's Assistant: What happened right before this popped up?

Nothing popped up. I want to access the router's OS.

Technician's Assistant: What troubleshooting have you tried?

Searched the web UI for SSH or Telnet options, none found.

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Networking
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Network Technician: Pete, Networking Engineer replied 11 months ago
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Network Technician: Pete, Networking Engineer replied 11 months ago

What OS is your computer using?

You have to enable the Telnet client in Windows - it is not enabled by default.

Then use the following method to unlock Telnet on the Netgear R6300 router:

http://wiki.openwrt.org/toh/netgear/telnet.console

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