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Get NumLock working in PuTTY

When using PuTTY to connect to an ESX/Linux over SSH, NumLocks behaves quite strange.  When you try to enter a number your cursor jumps all over the place and you get weird characters.

To use NumLock, fire up PuTTY and select the Terminal – Features item in the Configuration Pane.  Next, check the Disable application keypad mode checkbox.

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Click on Session, select the Default Settings saved session and click the Save button.  PuTTY remembers this config from now on.

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That’s it!

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