The WebNMS Telnet Application is built on top of CLI API, which can be used as a reference example GUI application to communicate with remote devices as a Telnet client. Telnet Application is furnished with the following features :
Set the character encoding.
Change the font size.
Support for special characters (CTRL+C, CTRL+D, and others)
Option to set the socket timeout value.
Support to work with text editors such as vi, emacs, and others.
Working With Telnet Application topic discusses how to start the Telnet Application in different environments and helps you in setting various parameters in Telnet Application.