A. Non-Windows clients that connect to a Windows Telnet server might work better if the Telnet server is in Stream mode rather than Console mode. To change your server to use Stream mode, go to the command prompt and type

tlntadmn config mode=stream

To check your current mode under Windows XP, type

tlntadmn Windows will display the mode under Mode of Operation. For example,
Alt Key Mapped to 'CTRL+A' : YES
Idle session timeout : 1 hours
Max connections : 2
Telnet port : 23
Max failed login attempts : 3
End tasks on disconnect : NO
Mode of Operation : Stream
Authentication Mechanism : NTLM, Password
Default Domain : TRINITY
State : Stopped