SSH tunnel for remote access to GSI Windows devices

How to log in to GSI from outside on a Windows computer without a Terminal Server?


  1. the user must be a member of the local group of remote users
  2. the user must have a valid Linux account for the central Linux environment ("")

SSH connection via Putty (PuTTY is available in the Software Center)

After installation, start PuTTY and configure it as follows:
(for your information:
 Port 3000 is enabled for the connection on the machine outside GSI
 port 3389 is the port for remote access to the machine within the GSI network)


From the 2nd call, the saved configuration (here GSI) can be loaded and opened (OPEN) via LOAD.

Login on a Linux machine:


Build a remote connection to the above mentioned computer via



Additional resources can also be used for the connection, e.g. several screens.


Please accept the following security warning about a certificate as an exception.

Then log on to the device with your Windows access data.


and there you are on the machine!

If you have any further questions or remarks, please contact windows-service.