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SSH Secure Shell Client Basics
How do I get SSH Secure Shell?
How do I connect?
How can I use SSH at home?
How do I copy and paste in SSH?

How do I get SSH Secure Shell for my Calvin computer?  

Your Calvin computer most likely already has the SSH Secure Shell client installed. To open SSH, click Start > All Programs > SSH Secure Shell folder > Secure Shell Client   

You can also click the Start button and type secure in to the search field. Select Secure Shell Client from the list of programs.

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How do I connect to SSH?

Select Quick Connect from the menu bar. Enter as the Host Name. The User Name is your Calvin username. Select Connect then enter your Calvin passphrase when prompted.

The Add Profile box will appear. Name your profile colleague to save for future use.

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Can I use SSH at home?

If you have a Calvin laptop, you may use Colleague Legacy off-campus but will need to connect to the Calvin VPN first.

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How do I copy and paste in SSH?

To copy text, select the text with your left mouse button. To paste the selected text, simply click with your right mouse button.

To make sure these options are turned on in the SSH Client, from the menu, select Edit > Settings. Under Global Settings click on Appearance. Make sure Paste on right mouse click is checked under Terminal Settings. Once you have made any changes, use the File > Save Settings to update the current profile with your changes.

You can also highlight the text you want to copy, right click on it and choose Copy, then position the cursor and left click where you want to paste, right click and choose Paste.

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