Enable Telnet in Windows 7

By default, Telnet is disabled in Windows 7. You can enable it by,

Click Start
Control Panel
Programs And Features
Turn Windows features on or off
Check Telnet Client
Hit OK

After that you can start Telnet via Command Prompt.

Another Method:

Open a command prompt window.
Click Start,type cmd in start search box, and then press Enter.
Type the following command

pkgmgr /iu:”TelnetClient”

If the User Account Control(UAC) dialog box appears, confirm that the action it displays is want you want, and then click continue.
When the command prompt appears again, the installation is complete

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