If you are using Putty to connect to your Linux box and have encountered issue that your ncurses apps look ugly and with garbled text like:
Look into following folder on your PC:
Search for the file with extension .nk2
Close Microsoft Outlook then select yourfile.nk2 file and copy it to external drive or over network to another computer in the same Outlook folder.
Start Microsoft Outlook again and your address book will be available again on your new computer.
Create a folder on your desktop named:
The easiest way is to have on your USB stick something like HIREN BOOT CD that you can boot of to DOS. You can use f.e. file explorer likeVolkov Commander from HIREN BOOT CD to copy contents of I386 folder to hard drive we want to install windows xp and then:
CD C:\I386 WINNT.exe
In putty enter hostname or IP address and port on Session page.
In Connection > Proxy settings enter company proxy IP and port set it as HTTP proxy.
In Connection > SSH check enable compression and version 2. Continue reading “SSH tunnel trough proxy in Putty”