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AnyConnect Alternatives

AnyConnect is described as 'a free FTP/FTPS/SSH/Telnet/Terminal client software' and is a terminal emulator in the file sharing category. There are more than 50 alternatives to AnyConnect for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is FileZilla, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like AnyConnect are PuTTY, WinSCP , Cyberduck and OpenSSH.

AnyConnect alternatives are mainly Terminal Emulators but may also be FTP Clients or SSH Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of AnyConnect.
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  • Windows

AnyConnect is a a free FTP/FTPS/SSH/Telnet/Terminal client software.

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  1. FileZilla icon

    FileZilla

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • ReactOS

    FileZilla is a powerful FTP-client. It has been designed for ease of use and with support for as many features as possible, while still being fast and reliable.

    ⚫︎ Ad-freeFileZilla doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ PortableFileZilla can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Bundleware

    Be aware that installing FileZilla on your computer might install some bundleware/malware on your machine. See this thread on the FileZilla forum: https://forum.filezilla-project.org/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=48441

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  2. PuTTY is a free and open-source terminal emulator, serial console and network file transfer application. It supports several network protocols, including SCP, SSH, Telnet, rlogin, and raw socket connection. It can also connect to a serial port.

    ⚫︎ LightweightPuTTY consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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  3. WinSCP, a popular free SFTP and FTP client for Windows, copies files between a local and remote computer. It supports also FTPS, SCP and WebDAV. It offers easy to use GUI for all common file operations and a powerfull automation with .NET assembly.

    ⚫︎ Ad-freeWinSCP doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ PortableWinSCP can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Windows Explorer ExtensionWinSCP can extend Windows Explorer in various ways, for example add context menu options, etc..
    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingWinSCP supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceWinSCP either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    ⚫︎ Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
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  4. A libre FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, S3, Backblaze B2, Azure & OpenStack Swift browser.

    ⚫︎ Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingCyberduck supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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    OpenSSH

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • iPhone
    • BSD
    • Cygwin
    • Haiku

    OpenSSH is a free version of the SSH connectivity tools that technical users rely on. OpenSSH encrypts all traffic (including passwords) to effectively eliminate eavesdropping, connection hijacking, and other attacks.

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

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  7. MobaXterm is an enhanced terminal app that brings the advanced features of a Unix-like command-line to Windows. It takes the power of Cygwin and wraps it in a sleek, visual interface that's super easy to use, lightweight and portable.

    ⚫︎ PortableMobaXterm can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableMobaXterm is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Windows Explorer ExtensionMobaXterm can extend Windows Explorer in various ways, for example add context menu options, etc..
    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMobaXterm can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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  8. Terminator enables the user to run and manage multiple terminal emulators side-by-side in the same window. The main focus is arranging terminals in a grid. (Tabs is the most common default method, which Terminator also supports.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsTerminator can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    Terminator is running Vim, Bash, and Python side by side.
  9. KiTTY is an opensource terminal emulator, forked from PuTTY , that adds many extra features to the original software.

    ⚫︎ PortableKiTTY can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  10. ForkLift is designed to be the fastest, most powerful file manager for the Mac. Connect to FTP or SFTP servers, manage your Amazon S3 account or your mobile devices over Bluetooth.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeForklift supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceForklift either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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