Putty | Export Settings to different computers

Putty settings can be exported as a registry file – which can then be imported onto other windows based computers, saving you time for re-entering access details, your preferences for different terminal sessions etc.Putty Settings Export

Here’s how to export the settings :

  • Open Regedit
  • Start > Run > regedit
  • Navigate / browse to “HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SimonTatham”
  • Right-click SimonTatham and choose Export
  • Copy the file to a new machine and then right-click and “Merge”