Alternatives to KiTTY for all platforms with any license






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  • PuTTY icon


    PuTTY is a free implementation of Telnet and SSH for Windows and Unix platforms. A simple, lightweight client for connecting to a...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

  • MobaXterm icon


    An advanced terminal that gives Windows users a powerful, Unix-like command-line experience.

    Freemium Windows

  • mRemoteNG icon


    mRemoteNG is a fork of mRemote, an open source, tabbed, multi-protocol, remote connections manager.

    Open Source Windows

  • iTerm2 icon


    This is a fork of the iTerm project hosted on Sourceforge, the development of which has been languishing for a while. iTerm2 is a full...

    Open Source Mac

  • Terminal icon


    Terminal (also referred to as is a terminal emulator included in Apple's Mac OS X operating system. It originated...

    Commercial Mac

  • Chrome Secure Shell icon

    Chrome Secure Shell

    Secure Shell is an xterm-compatible terminal emulator and stand-alone ssh client for Chrome. It uses Native-Client to connect...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS Chrome

  • Bitvise SSH Client icon

    Bitvise SSH Client

    SSH and SFTP client for Windows incorporates: * one of the most advanced graphical SFTP clients; * state-of-the-art...

    Free Personal Windows

  • mintty icon


    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...

    Open Source Windows

  • ConsoleZ icon


    console - This is a modified version of Console 2 for a better experience under Windows Vista/7/8 and a better visual rendering.

    Open Source Windows

  • rxvt-unicode icon


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

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • Codinn SSH Proxy icon

    Codinn SSH Proxy

    SSH Proxy can help you turn any remote SSH server into a SOCKS v5 proxy, intuitive and easy to use. SSH Proxy is able to remember...

    Commercial Mac

  • SecureCRT icon


    SecureCRT combines rock-solid terminal emulation with the strong encryption, data integrity, and authentication options of the Secure...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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  • MTPuTTY (Multi-Tabbed PuTTY) icon

    MTPuTTY (Multi-Tabbed PuTTY) Discontinued

    MTPuTTY (Multi-Tabbed PuTTY) is a small free utility enabling you to wrap unlimited number of PuTTY applications in one tabbed GUI...

    Free Windows

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    PAC Manager

    PAC is a Perl/GTK Gnome replacement for SecureCRT/Putty/etc... It provides a GUI to configure SSH/Telnet connections: users...

    Open Source Linux

  • FireSSH icon


    FireSSH is a free, cross-platform SSH terminal client for Mozilla Firefox. Written entirely in Javascript!

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Firefox

  • Royal TS icon

    Royal TS

    Royal TS provides easy and secure access to your remote systems Unlock the power to remotely manage your systems on multiple...

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • iTerm icon


    iTerm is a full featured terminal emulation program written for OS X using Cocoa.

    Open Source Mac

  • Tera Term icon

    Tera Term

    Tera Term (Pro) is a free software terminal emulator (communication program) for MS-Windows. It supports VT100 emulation, telnet...

    Open Source Windows

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  • ZOC icon


    ZOC is a powerful and well-established terminal emulator and telnet client, well known for its outstanding user interface with tabbed...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • PuTTYCM Discontinued

    Looking for a tabbed version of famous PuTTY? PuTTY Connection Manager is a free PuTTY Client Add-on for Windows platforms which goal...

    Free Windows PuTTY

  • Codinn SSH Tunnel icon

    Codinn SSH Tunnel

    SSH Tunnel allows you to easily manage and precisely control your SSH tunnels. SSH Tunnel is able to remember the SSH login...

    Commercial Mac

  • AutoPuTTY icon

    AutoPuTTY Discontinued

    AutoPuTTY is a simple connection manager / launcher · Manage a server list and connect thru PuTTY, WinSCP, Microsoft Terminal...

    Free Windows

  • SSH Shell icon

    SSH Shell

    SSH Shell is an intuitive SSH client for Mac OS X, allows you access server's console with single-click.

    Commercial Mac

  • RXVT icon

    RXVT Discontinued

    RXVT –our extended virtual terminal– is a terminal emulator for X11. It is a popular replacement for the standard ‘xterm’.

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • mrxvt

    Based on rxvt. Tabbed interface. Very lightweight. Few dependencies. Only drawback is poor unicode support (theres an SVN branch with...

    Open Source Linux

  • WinSSHTerm icon


    WinSSHTerm is a portable PuTTY/KiTTY interface for accessing remote systems via SSH. It helps you to be more productive. Using...

    Free Windows

  • PieTTY icon


    PieTTY is a free SSH client based on PuTTY and dedicated to multilingual (especially CJK) environments, accessibility, and simpler...

    Free Windows

  • ExtraPuTTY icon


    ExtraPuTTY is a fork from 0.65 version of PuTTY and has all the features from the original while adding new ones as described below: ...

    Open Source Windows

  • Poderosa icon


    Poderosa is a tabbed terminal emulator for Windows. Against common terminal emulators such as Putty or TeraTerm, Poderosa has...

    Open Source Windows

  • SSH Terminal Emulator icon

    SSH Terminal Emulator

    SSH Terminal Emulator by devFluid connects to linux, unix, and other SSH capable devices directly through an SSH2 connection.

    Commercial Windows RT

  • MyEnTunnel icon


    MyEnTunnel is a simple system tray application (or NT service) that establishes and maintains TCP SSH tunnels. It does this by...

    Free Windows

  • Putty for Mac icon

    Putty for Mac

    Putty is one of the Best Terminal Emulators available today. It Supports different types of Network Protocols such as SSH, FTP, SCP...

    Commercial Mac

  • QuTTY icon

    QuTTY Discontinued

    QuTTY is a multi-tabbed, multi-paned SSH/Telnet client with a terminal emulator. The goal is to support advanced features similar to...

    Open Source Windows

  • dRemote icon


    dRemote is an easy and free tool to handle mutiple remote connections of different types. This tool comes in handy when you have to...

    Open Source Windows

KiTTY Comments

Send to Tray

Positive Comment by snakyjake3
about KiTTY Jul 2014

I like the ability to send/hide to the system tray and the ability to automatically reconnect on a connection failure.