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Make Batch Files is described as 'Easy to use visual builder for Windows batch files. No need to remember all of the commands and switches, just drag-and-drop commands and set parameters using dialog boxes' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to Make Batch Files for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is PuTTY, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Make Batch Files are cmder, PowerShell, KiTTY and Windows Command Prompt.

Make Batch Files alternatives are mainly Terminal Emulators but may also be Shells or SSH Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Make Batch Files.
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    PuTTY

    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • ReactOS
    104 alternatives to PuTTY 

    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.

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    cmder

    • Windows
    • clink
    • ConEmu
    • Windows Command Prompt
    • PowerShell
    37 alternatives to cmder 

    Cmder is an open-source replacement for the Windows command-line. It relies on ConEmu , extending it with the power of clink and some great looking defaults including a Monokai color scheme and custom prompt...

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    1.  Lightweightcmder consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Portablecmder can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Extensible by Plugins/Extensionscmder can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    4.  Command line interfacecmder either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    PowerShell

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    57 alternatives to PowerShell 

    PowerShell (including Windows PowerShell and PowerShell Core) is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft, consisting of a command-line shell and associated scripting language built on the .NET Framework.

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    1.  Support for scriptingPowerShell supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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    KiTTY

    • Windows
    81 alternatives to KiTTY 

    KiTTY is an opensource terminal emulator, forked from PuTTY , that adds many extra features to the original software.

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    Windows Command Prompt

    • Windows
    40 alternatives to Windows Command Prompt 

    Command Prompt, also known as cmd.exe or cmd (after its executable file name), is the command-line interpreter on Windows NT, Windows CE, OS/2 and eComStation operating systems. It is the counterpart of COMMAND.

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    1.  Command line interfaceWindows Command Prompt either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    2.  Support for scriptingWindows Command Prompt supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    3.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsWindows Command Prompt can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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      ConsoleZ

      • Windows
      68 alternatives to ConsoleZ 

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

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      1.  Command line interfaceConsoleZ either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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      TCC/LE

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      21 alternatives to TCC/LE 

      TCC/LE is a complete CMD replacement, and is compatible with your existing Windows command prompt and CMD batch files, while adding thousands of new features.

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      1.  Support for scriptingTCC/LE supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
      2.  Command line interfaceTCC/LE either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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        superconsole

        37 alternatives to superconsole 

        SuperConsole is a software collection based on ConEmu, MSYS2, Mintty, Zsh, Git for Windows, grml-zsh-config, Antigen and agkozak-zsh-theme projects, customized and configured for everyday use.

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        1.  Portablesuperconsole can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
        2.  Command line interfacesuperconsole either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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        Take Command

        • Windows
        17 alternatives to Take Command 

        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 day - for everything from launching applications to serious file management and scripting.

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        1.  Command line interfaceTake Command either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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          Shellngn

          • FreemiumProprietary
          • Mac
          • Windows
          • Linux
          • Online
          90 alternatives to Shellngn 

          Shellngn is a cloud based SSH client with SFTP and Telnet support. Manage your servers anywhere you are, with a professional and feature-rich SSH and SFTP Client.

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