Tftp Command In Windows Server 2008

In this article I am going to explain about Tftp command in Windows Server 2008 operating system and also explain it's related syntax.
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Introduction

Tftp command is Windows Server 2008 command line tool. This command is available in Windows 7, Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista, Windows XP. This command is used to transfer files from a remote computer, typlically a computer running UNIX, and running for a TFTP (Trivial File Transfer Protocol). Mainly this command is used by embedded devices or system that retrieve firmware, configuration information,  or a system image during the boot process from a TFTP server.

Syntax

tftp [-i] [<Host>] [{get | put}] <Source> [<Destination>]

Parameter of Tftp command

Parameter Description
-i This parameter is specified binary image transfer mode. In this mode, the file is transferred in one-byte units. If -i is omitted, the file is transferred in ASCII mode.
<Host> This parameter is specified the local or remote computer.
put This parameter is transfers the file Source on the local computer to the file Destination on the remote computer.
get Transfers the file Destination on the remote computer to the file Source on the local computer.
<source> This parameter is used to specifie the file to transfer.
<Destination> This parameter is used to specifie where to transfer the file.

Example

This parameter is used to copy the file boot.img from the remote computer Host1.

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