Download Terminal Emulator - Best Software & Apps

  • XShell

    5.0835

    License
    buy Download
    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
  • 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
  • PuTTY Portable

    0.62

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Like Putty in your hands...

    7
    41 votes
    • PROS: Supports all SSH secure servers and logins, Free and portable, Includes xterm terminal emulator
    • CONS: Does not remember password data
  • ZOC Terminal SSH and Telnet Client

    7.04.2

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Terminal Emulator and SSH/Telnet Client

    8
    21 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
      • CRT

        6.0.3

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        32-bit terminal emulator

        6
        13 votes
        • Dapplegrey

          2.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          MS-DOS DOS Box emulator for Mac OS

          10
          1 vote
          • PROS: Allows you to play all those old MSDOS games, No Terminal access required
          • CONS: Requires you to download a DOSBox Port first, Tricky to setup at first
        • Terminal Emulator Free

          1.2.4

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          A free program for android

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          No votes yet
          • Terminal Emulator for Android

            varies-with-device

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android

            A free utilities & tools app for Android, by Jack Palevich

            -
            No votes yet
            • MacWise

              12.3.5

              License
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              Platform
              Mac

              Terminal emulator for Wyse, Viewpoint, VT100, VT220, TV925, MD Prism

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              No votes yet
              • IO Ninja Programmable Terminal/Sniffer

                3.6.0

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                IO Ninja is an all-in-one IPv6-enabled scriptable/programmable terminal emulator, network sniffer and serial monitor

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                No votes yet
                • Quick3270

                  License
                  buy Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  3270/5250 terminal emulator that lets you connect your PC to...

                  7
                  4 votes
                  • Quick3270 - International Enterprise License

                    License
                    buy Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Quick3270 is a 3270/5250 terminal emulator that lets you connect...

                    4
                    1 vote
                    Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
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                    17.04.2218.3Windows, Mac
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                    54.0.2146.9Windows