Connecting to the WMU CS Login Servers Using PuTTY

EDIT: For CS3500 Students run :

wget cs.wmich.edu/~s4demore/Shell_Exercises.tar.gz

and extract them into your current directory with:

tar xvzf Shell_Exercises.tar.gz

While Windows does not have built in SSH functionality, there is a piece of software we recommend that brings SSH to Windows. PuTTY (available at http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/) is simple to use, and allows you to use your computer science account from your Windows computer when on a campus network or connected to the VPN.

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