Download Telnet - Best Software & Apps

  • XShell

    5.0835

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    Platform
    Windows

    Free terminal emulator for personal and professional use

    7
    154 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
    474 votes
    • PROS: Highly configurable, Very reliable
    • CONS: Not easy to use for newbies, No documentation
  • 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
  • SecureCRT

    7.0.1

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Terminal emulation with strong encryption and data integrity

    6
    50 votes
    • PROS: Supports many authentication protocols, Emulates several different terminals
    • CONS: Authentication protocols not necessarily secure, Requires registration
  • ZOC Terminal SSH and Telnet Client

    7.04.2

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Terminal Emulator and SSH/Telnet Client

    8
    21 votes
    • AnyConnect

      4.0.05062

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A Free program for Android‚ by Cisco Systems Inc.

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      • MaSSHandra

        2.0.8

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free 3D Network and Datacenter Diagramming Tool

        8
        7 votes
        • mRemoteNG

          Varies with device

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Manage all your remote connections at once with mRemoteNG

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          No votes yet
          • PROS: Simple tabbed design, Quick and easy setup
          • CONS: Some stability problems, Relatively large file
        • Telnet Ftp Server

          1.0

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          Platform
          Windows

          Multi-user Telnet/Ftp server with administration console

          8
          12 votes
          • KiTTY

            Varies with device

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            A terminal emulator with its own unique features and functions

            -
            No votes yet
            • PROS: More than a simple SSH client, Over 25 features more than PuTTY 067
            • CONS: It can be confusing if you do not configure automatic saving correctly, Some people may never need or use the extra functions
          • Poderosa

            4.0.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Tabbed terminal emulator for Windows

            7
            14 votes
            • ZOC

              6.49

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              Platform
              Windows

              Complete communications centre for Windows

              8
              7 votes
              • mToken

                4.3.0

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                Platform
                Pocket PC

                Telnet utility for Pocket PCs

                6
                1 vote
                • Putty Tray

                  0.60

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Improved version of the PuTTY SSH client

                  8
                  15 votes
                  • PROS: Excellent new GUI interface, Fits on a USB stick, More Windows friendly than PuTTY
                  • CONS: Doesn't feature tabbing options.
                • AbsoluteTelnet

                  10.16

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                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Telnet client with built in SFTP client

                  8
                  9 votes
                  • PROS: Allows you to customise interface, Includes built in SFTP client
                  • CONS: Nothing particularly advanced compared to similar clients
                • NiftyTelnet

                  1.1

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Mac

                  Freeware telnet client for Macintosh

                  7
                  3 votes
                  • Terminal IDE

                    varies-with-device

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Android

                    A free utilities & tools app for Android, by Spartacus Rex

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                    No votes yet
                    • TelStar

                      1.9.2.1

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                      Platform
                      Windows

                      Telnet client for Windows

                      10
                      1 vote
                      • dataComet

                        b2 10.2.1

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                        Platform
                        Mac

                        Useful Telnet client

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                        No votes yet
                        • Kiwi CatTools

                          beta 3.3.11

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                          Platform
                          Windows

                          Automated device configuration management on routers, switches & firewalls

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                          No votes yet
                          • PROS: Monitor networks for problem issues, Supports SSH and Telnet
                          • CONS: Not suitable for large networks
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