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Telnet (also spelled TELNET) (an acronym for Teletype Network) is an Internet Protocol application that enables a user on one Internet-connected system to log into[1] and search another system. Once a connection is established with the remote computer, the user can search that remote system as if their computer was a hard-wired terminal of that remote computer. Telnet uses port 23 by default.

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  1. The user must provide a valid user ID and password to log into the remote system.
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