Connection refused when doing telnet to windows machine

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http://serverfault.com – I am doing telnet to windows host from Linux to list Check_mk_agent data. but its giving me following output. [root@myhost ~]# telnet winhost 6556 Trying telnet: connect to address Connection refused telnet: Unable to connect to remote host: Connection refused Am I missing anything to set up? Please help. (HowTos)