How to save terminal output on MobaXterm screen without selecting manually

Selecting the terminal screen logs can be tedious and could be a dangerous task if you are in a critical server environment. The problem is, by mistake if you right-click, all commands in the clipboard will be sent to the screen again!


Here is a better and inbuilt way of storing MobaXterm command line output.

How to save terminal screen output of Mobaxterm?

  • Go to the opened tab which you want to save the screen logs
  • Right click on the tab
  • From the pop-up menu, click on the Save terminal output option
  • When prompted, where to save your file, select an appropriate location, choose file name and file type
  • Plain text type will be a simple text file
  • Whereas Rich Text Document will save the formatting of screenlog including color.

With this, you have successfully saved (or exported) your terminal screen logs to a file.

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