Alternatives to PuTTY for Windows with any license

  • MobaXterm icon


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

    Freemium Windows

  • KiTTY icon


    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...

    Open Source Windows

    • Fork of putty. But more recently updated and fresher.
      Vlad 10/6/2016
  • mRemoteNG icon


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

    Open Source Windows

  • 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

  • Terminals icon


    Terminals is a secure, multi tab terminal services/remote desktop client. It uses Terminal Services ActiveX Client (mstscax.dll). The...

    Open Source Windows

  • SecureCRT icon


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

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

    • Simply the best telnet/ssh client on the market. Excellent support too!
      artcrime 12/14/2015
  • 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

  • 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

  • Xshell icon


    Xshell is a powerful terminal emulator that supports SSH, SFTP, TELNET, RLOGIN and SERIAL.

    Free Personal Windows

  • 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

    • Fully features, and rock solid. Never had any stability problem. Perfect for the daily work.
      Atmananda 10/13/2016
    • More features. Cleaner user interface. Actual support.
      externitoritus 10/5/2016
  • PuTTY Tray icon

    PuTTY Tray

    PuTTY Tray is an improved version of PuTTY. It features a number of addons to make it more useful and much more fun to use.

    Open Source Windows

  • 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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  • 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

  • Poderosa icon


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

    Open Source Windows

  • 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

  • HTerm

    HTerm is a terminal program for serial communication

    Free Windows Linux

  • SmarTTY icon


    SmarTTY is a neat multi-tabbed SSH client with built-in SSH support. It makes it extremely easy to connect to your SSH servers and...

    Free Windows

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  • PieTTY icon


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

    Free 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

  • 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

  • OpenSSH for Windows Discontinued

    OpenSSH for Windows is a minimal installation of the Cygwin port of OpenSSH and related utilities to provide SSH and SCP services on...

    Open Source Windows

  • AutoPuTTY icon

    AutoPuTTY Discontinued

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

    Free Windows

  • ASG-Remote Desktop icon

    ASG-Remote Desktop

    ASG-Remote Desktop is the indispensable tool for administrative access to remote computers. The tool features integrated connection...

    Commercial Windows

  • 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

  • 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

  • AbsoluteTelnet

    AbsoluteTelnet / SSH is a secure flexible terminal client with rock-solid emulations that is suitable for developers, administrators...

    Commercial Windows

  • cPuTTY 2 icon

    cPuTTY 2

    cPuTTY - A real cluster solution for PuTTY Features - Add PuTTY windows to a numbered cluster, remove them from a cluster or kill...

    Open Source Windows

  • 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

  • PuTTYCS icon

    PuTTYCS Discontinued

    PuTTYCS is a small windows application that is intended to be used along with multiple instances of PuTTY (including PuTTYtel, TuTTY...

    Free Windows

  • HyperTerminal

    HyperTerminal is a terminal emulator capable of connecting to systems through TCP/IP Networks, Dial-Up Modems, and COM ports. Until...

    Commercial Windows

  • 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

  • TinyShell Discontinued

    TinyShell is ideal for anyone who wants command line access to their server, but is limited by HTTP access. Furthermore TinyShell...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux