AlternativeTo Logo

newt Alternatives

newt is described as 'Newt is a programming library for color text mode, widget based user interfaces. Newt can be used to add stacked windows, entry widgets, checkboxes, radio buttons, labels, plain text fields, scrollbars, etc., to text mode user interfaces. Newt is based on the slang library' and is an app in the development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to newt for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, Solaris and FreeBSD. The best alternative is FINAL CUT, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like newt are ncurses, libmabuff, Turbo Vision and termbox.

This page was last updated
newt iconnewt
  0
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

Newt is a programming library for color text mode, widget based user interfaces. Newt can be used to add stacked windows,...

Learn more about newt

  1. FINAL CUT icon

    FINAL CUT

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Cygwin
    • Solaris
    • FreeBSD
    • NetBSD
    • OpenBSD
    10 alternatives to FINAL CUT 

    FINAL CUT is a C++ class library and widget toolkit with full mouse support for creating a text-based user interface. The library supports the programmer to develop an application for the text console. It allows the simultaneous handling of multiple text windows on the screen.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot
    FINAL CUT vs newt opinions
    Almost everyone thinks FINAL CUT is a great alternative to newt.
  2. ncurses

    13 alternatives to ncurses 

    ncurses (new curses) is a programming library that provides an API which allows the programmer to write text-based user interfaces in a terminal-independent manner. It is a toolkit for developing "GUI-like" application software that runs under a terminal emulator.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features


  3. libmabuff icon

    libmabuff

    10 alternatives to libmabuff 

    This is libmabuff, library for simple TUI creation in C++. It uses termbox, github.com/nsf/termbox (customized) as its backend. libmabuff's license is MIT.

    It comes with a documentation (plain text, but usable).

    The base idea of MABuffer are Zones. You can edit their conten.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Discontinued

    The last commit to the source code was made on November 1st, 2014.

    Mastermind demo
  4. Turbo Vision icon

    Turbo Vision

    • Linux
    • Cygwin
    • FreeDOS
    • Solaris
    • FreeBSD
    • MS-DOS
    10 alternatives to Turbo Vision 

    A complete C++ Text User Interface (TUI) featuring windows, dialogs (buttons, check and radio boxes, input boxes, etc.), mouse support, menus, etc. It's available for various platforms and compilers.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot
  5. termbox icon

    termbox

    10 alternatives to termbox 

    Termbox is a library that helps making terminal-based pseudo-GUIs. It is a simple and clean ncurses alternative.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot


  6. Gui.cs icon

    Gui.cs

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    10 alternatives to Gui.cs 

    Gui.cs is a simple UI toolkit for .NET, .NET Core and Mono and works on both Windows and Linux/Unix. The toolkit contains various controls for building text user interfaces from buttons, checkboxes and lists to menus, frames and windows.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot
  7. ConsoleGUI icon

    ConsoleGUI

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    10 alternatives to ConsoleGUI 

    ConsoleGUI is a simple .NET framework for creating console-based GUI applications. It provides most essential layout management utilities as well as a set of basic controls.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot
  8. FTXUI icon

    FTXUI

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    13 alternatives to FTXUI 

    FTXUI is a simple C++ library for terminal based user interfaces featuring a functional style inspired by React, UTF8 and fullwidth char support and keyboard and mouse navigation.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot
  9. S-Lang

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    10 alternatives to S-Lang 

    S-Lang is a programming library that provides routines for embedding an interpreter for the S-Lang scripting language, and components to facilitate the creation of text-based applications.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
  10. tui-rs icon

    tui-rs

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    13 alternatives to tui-rs 

    tui-rs is a Rust library to build rich terminal user interfaces and dashboards. The library is based on the principle of immediate rendering with intermediate buffers.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot
Showing 10 of 10 alternatives
AlternativeTo