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    cmder

    Cmder is a software package created out of pure frustration over the absence of nice console emulators on Windows. It is based on amazing software, and spiced up with...

    Open Source Windows clink ConEmu Windows Command Prompt PowerShell

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    KiTTY

    What is KiTTY ? KiTTY is a fork from version 0.63 of PuTTY, the best telnet / SSH client in the world. KiTTY is only designed for the Microsoft Windows platform. For...

    Open Source Windows PortableApps.com

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    PowerShell

    PowerShell (including Windows PowerShell and PowerShell Core) is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft, consisting of a command-line...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Yakuake

    Yakuake is a drop-down (Quake-style) terminal emulator based on KDE Konsole technology. Its design was inspired from consoles in computer games such as Quake which slide...

    Open Source Linux BSD

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    Terminal

    The built in terminal window on Mac OS. Totally not bloated, does what it should in a 'lean but mean' way.

    Free Mac

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  • gow

    Gow (Gnu On Windows) is the lightweight alternative to Cygwin. It uses a convenient Windows installer that installs about 130 extremely useful open source UNIX...

    Open Source Windows

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    mintty

    Mintty is a terminal emulator for Cygwin that is based on code from PuTTY 0.60 by Simon Tatham and team. It can be downloaded from the main site or it can be...

    Open Source Windows

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    JuiceSSH

    The all in one terminal client for Android including SSH, Local Shell, Mosh and Telnet support. Features: - Full colour terminal / ssh client - Popup keyboard with...

    Free Android Android Tablet mosh OpenSSH Dropbear SSH Server and Client

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    TCC/LE

    The most powerful Windows console command line tools and batch scripting solution available. Create batch file commands and Windows batch files that you can use every...

    Freemium Windows

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    rxvt-unicode

    Rxvt-unicode is a highly customizable terminal emulator forked from rxvt. Commonly known as urxvt, rxvt-unicode can be daemonized to run clients within a single process...

    Open Source Mac Linux

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Console Comments

Brilliant!

Positive Comment by M_O_Z_G
about Console Jun 2015

Working in such an application, finally begin to feel a certain pride, for the fact that are Windows user.

Quake-mode and GUI attachments it's very useful + nostalgia)

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Almost Yakuake!

Comment by Cris70
about Console Oct 2011

This is almost a perfect replacement for Yakuake/Guake on Windows!
With the right settings, it has a perfectly similar look and feel. It only lacks a way of making it appear/vanish like Yakuake does. But judging from the settings that are already present, I'd say the author is working in that direction.

See screenshot:
Console2 screenshot

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Use PyCmd with this app. Perfect combination. Also: Setup a ...

Comment by CaptainHindsight
about Console Jun 2011

Use PyCmd with this app. Perfect combination.

Also: Setup alternative tabs for MSYS' bash.exe and PowerShell.

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Absolutely essential for any Windows developer or power use ...

Comment by kramed
about Console Jun 2011

Absolutely essential for any Windows developer or power user. One of the few apps to get pinned to my task bar.

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Marko Bozikovic moved the source repository to github. http ...

Comment by zippy1981
about Console Jun 2011

Marko Bozikovic moved the source repository to github.

http://github.com/bozho/console

I've forked it, made some additions, and put up a download.

http://github.com/zippy1981/console
http://github.com/zippy1981/console/downloads

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