Prompt Alternatives

    Prompt is described as 'Introducing Prompt: the best SSH client for your iPad or iPhone' and is an app in the Network & Admin category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Prompt for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Linux, Windows, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Hyper, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Prompt are iTerm2 (Free, Open Source), Tabby (Free, Open Source), Kitty terminal (Free, Open Source) and Terminal (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 16, 2021

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

      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 Waterfox and Pale Moon

    2. CLIX ('command line interface for OS X') makes it easy to harness the power of Unix. It becomes both a fish to buy and a series of lessons in how to fish and ultimately a handy way to work.


    3. Harness the native Linux command-line potential of Android with this Terminal.
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    4. A terminal emulator for your jailbroken iPhone. With this you can be the daring system administrator, always ready for the action. MobileTerminal is available in Cydia (jailbroken devices only).
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Java Mobile
      MidpSSH is an SSH and Telnet client for MIDP 1.0 / 2.0 (J2ME) devices such as Java(tm)-capable cellphones and other mobile devices.
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      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Sending commands to a server can be as simple as sending a text message to a friend. Remote SSH asynchronous execution. Results displayed back. Persistent host details. User defined sets for keyword colouring output. Scripts for one touch execution.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      A terminal with Autocomplete - IntelliSense in your terminal: Navigate by entering the name of your desired directory. See where you are going. - Tabs & Cells: Two things make up a cell: the prompt and the output. You can also reuse your cells.
    5. pTerm provides an SSH, Telnet, and raw TCP client for your iPhone or iPod Touch! It is based on the popular desktop client PuTTY .
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      • iPhone
      • iPad
      newTerm is the latest of a series of terminal products for the engineer needing a full function terminal. The terminal supports the complete ANSI, VT100, TVI50, WYSE60, VT52 and DEC standards.
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    6. Rapid SSH is the powerful and complete IP terminal emulator for iPad and iPhone - supports SSHv1, v2, SSH Agent, Telnet, Raw, fully scriptable, Dropbox.com, multi-session and much more!
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