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Apps with 'Text mode' feature

  1. Far Manager is a program for managing files and archives in Windows operating systems. Far Manager works in text mode and provides a simple and intuitive interface for performing most of the necessary actions:

  2. Links is a text mode web browser, released under GPL. Links2 has the ability to display graphics.

  3. w3m is a text-based web browser as well as a pager like ' more ' or ' less '. With w3m you can browse web pages through a terminal emulator window (xterm, rxvt or something like that).

  4. Play online and for free. Draw and guess the words as fastest as you can! Join on worldwide rooms or create your own.

  5. Signal Messenger client for terminal. Written in Rust.

  6. CenterIM is a text-mode IM client for Linux, *BSD, Solaris and other Unices that uses libpurple as a communication backend.


    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 5.0.1, released in April 2018, can be still downloaded from GitHub

  7. Moar is a pager. It's designed to be easy to use and just do the right thing without any configuration.