Download SSH - Best Software & Apps

  • XShell

    5.0835

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free terminal emulator for personal and professional use

    7
    144 votes
    • PROS: The open-source nature of this bundle is not associated with any download fees., Multiple languages are now supported by XShell.
    • CONS: As this is a rather technical program, previous experience is recommended., At least 50 megabytes of free hard drive space will be required.
  • PuTTY

    Beta 0.66

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Complete and reliable Telnet and SSH client

    7
    470 votes
    • PROS: Highly configurable, Very reliable
    • CONS: Not easy to use for newbies, No documentation
  • Xming

    6.9.0.31

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Run This Display Server For Free On Windows

    8
    17 votes
    • PROS: It is easy to make it portable, Fantastic free X server, Has MinGW compiler suite
    • CONS: Non-programmers and/or non-IT scholars will have no idea what this is, Not as configurable as Cygwin/X, Have to pay if you wish to use it commercially
  • SecureCRT

    7.0.1

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Terminal emulation with strong encryption and data integrity

    6
    48 votes
    • PROS: Supports many authentication protocols, Emulates several different terminals
    • CONS: Authentication protocols not necessarily secure, Requires registration
  • OpenSSH

    p1 6.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Prevent security attacks on your system

    7
    86 votes
    • PROS: Enables rock-solid encryption, Lots of preferences at hand
    • CONS: Could prove tricky for novices
  • Tera Term

    4.98

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Open-source emulation software for personal computers

    6
    4 votes
    • PROS: This open-source terminal emulator is free to download and modify., It is able to work with most major terminal protocols and port connections.
    • CONS: This bundle is highly technical in its nature., Bugs might still pop up from time to time., Free
  • WinSCP

    5.1.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Safe, open-source file transfers

    7
    163 votes
    • PROS: Ensures FTP transfers are secure, Supports session saving, 2 interface styles, Excellent security configuration, Pared-down style
    • CONS: Not as simple as other FTP clients, Takes a while to configure security settings
  • PuTTY Portable

    0.62

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Like Putty in your hands...

    7
    40 votes
    • PROS: Supports all SSH secure servers and logins, Free and portable, Includes xterm terminal emulator
    • CONS: Does not remember password data
  • Fugu

    1.2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Open source SFTP

    6
    31 votes
    • PROS: SFTP, SCP, SSH, Directory upload
    • CONS: Rudimentary interface
  • ZOC Terminal SSH and Telnet Client

    7.04.2

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Terminal Emulator and SSH/Telnet Client

    8
    20 votes
    • Yummy FTP

      1.11.9

      License
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      Platform
      Mac

      The FTP/SFTP client Mac OS X style

      9
      67 votes
      • Tunnelier

        4.39

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Powerful SSH connection client

        7
        16 votes
        • FlashFXP

          4.4.2.2016

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Connect to a variety of servers via FTP

          9
          127 votes
          • AnyConnect

            4.0.05062

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android

            A Free program for Android‚ by Cisco Systems Inc.

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            No votes yet
            • iMazing

              1.2.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows
              Mac

              Use your iPhone or iPod Touch as a removable storage drive

              6
              128 votes
              • PROS: Easy as pie: plug your device and use it, Support for drag and drop
              • CONS: Folders' and file's names are not clear
            • muCommander

              0.9.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac
              Windows

              A Free Productivity program for Mac

              7
              22 votes
              • MaSSHandra

                2.0.8

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Free 3D Network and Datacenter Diagramming Tool

                8
                7 votes
                • Dolphin

                  4.0

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Mac

                  Nintendo Gamecube and Wii emulator

                  5
                  33 votes
                  • Poderosa

                    4.0.2

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Tabbed terminal emulator for Windows

                    7
                    14 votes
                    • ProxyCap

                      5.26

                      License
                      buy Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      A Trial version Networking program for Windows

                      6
                      11 votes
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