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Larry
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« on: December 30, 2012, 05:25:06 AM »

I think this is pretty cool...  I found out that if you enable SSH in the raspi-config, then you can use this program called puTTY to control the pi from you windows desktop.  You will get a window that looks like the LXTerminal and you will log in - user and passwd.  Then you will be on the PI.

First, you need to get on the pi and, from the LXTerminal, execute the command ifconfig.  (That is NOT a misprint...  ifconfig).   This will give you info about eth0 and the loopback.  I don't have wi-fi, so I I don't know what it will have pertaining to that.  The second line of the eth0 section, it sould say inet addr:192.168.1.106 (or what ever the pi's IP address is.

When you run puTTY, use this address and port 22.  It should give a warning window, then go on to the screen when you click ok.  if it doesn't work, let me know, and I will try to help you out.
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« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2013, 04:02:26 AM »

I tried it but got a "connection refused" error....    Angry

 Grin Disregard.  I enabled SSH and it works now.... and it is working with wireless.... 
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