How to install a tftp client in Windows Vista

by Ross McKillop on September 10, 2008

This brief tutorial will guide you through installing a tftp client in Windows Vista.

There’s a tftp program included with Vista, it’s just not installed by default. To install it, follow these steps.

  1. Open the Control Panel and select the Programs entry.

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  3. From the Programs and Features section, select Turn Windows features on or off.

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  5. Scroll down the list and place a check in the box next to TFTP Client. Click OK.

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  7. Give Windows a moment or three to install the tftp client. When it’s done, exit out of the Control Panel.
  8. And now you can use tftp in Vista!

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