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  • Alacritty icon


    Alacritty is a blazing fast, GPU accelerated terminal emulator. It’s written in Rust and uses OpenGL for rendering to be the fastest terminal emulator available....

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Linux

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  • 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 directly to ssh servers without the need...

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Chrome OS Chrome

    • It only supports one time of connection, doensn't have any of the tools or features, and doesn't come close in session management etc. Guest • Mar 2017 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • rxvt-unicode icon


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

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • Xming icon


    Xming is the leading X Window System Server for Microsoft Windows®. It is fully featured, lean, fast, simple to install and because it is standalone native Windows...

    Freemium Windows

  • VcXsrv

    Windows X-server based on the xorg git sources (like xming or cygwin's xwin), but compiled with Visual C++ 2010. Source code can also be compiled with VS2008, VS2008...

    Free Open Source Windows

  • RXVT icon


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

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued Last updated in 2013.
  • sshfs

    This is a filesystem client based on the SSH File Transfer Protocol. Since most SSH servers already support this protocol it is very easy to set up: i.e. on the server...

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

  • SecureCRT icon


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

    Commercial Mac OS X Windows Linux

    • It's just an SSH tool. No support for VNC, RDP, X etc... Misses a lot of features as well. Doesn't support much more then the built-in on a Mac. Where MobaXterm is soo much more. All your remote session, tunnels, etc, on loads of protocols in one centralized fast tool. Guest • Mar 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
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  • FireSSH icon


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

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux Waterfox Pale Moon ... Firefox

    • Discontinued The extension is not working on Firefox 57 and later. The developer ended support and development of FireSSH. The extension still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like and
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    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. .

    Free Open Source Windows

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MobaXterm Comments

not really free

Comment by gillesCrebassa
about MobaXterm · Sep 2012 · Helpful Not helpful 2 Helpful Report as spam

This tool is great but not really free.
The number of connection is limited and new session are not saved. You must take the professional version for unlimited sessions.
The screen saver is also installed and can't be removed.

Comment by alexrichardford
about MobaXterm · Mar 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

It's great to have so many advanced/power tools in one app!