In this tutorial, I will explain how to install the Telnet client in PowerShell.
Using PowerShell to install this feature of Windows allows you to do it in minutes.
Total Time: 2 minutes
Open a PowerShell command prompt as an administrator
From the start menu, search for Powershell, right click on it and click on Run as administrator.
Use the Install-WindowsFeature command to install the Telnet client
In the PowerShell window enter the following command :
Install-WindowsFeature -Name Telnet-Client
Wait during installation
Wait while the Telnet client is installed.
Telnet client is installed
Check that the installation was successful.
Start the Telnet client
The telnet client can be used out of the box in the PowerShell window by entering the telnet command.
Use the Telnet client
It only remains to use the Telnet commands.
If you prefer to use the GUI : Windows Server : installation of the Telnet client.
Example of use : Use the Telnet client to test a network connection.