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  • OpenSSH icon

    OpenSSH

    OpenSSH is a free version of the SSH connectivity tools that technical users rely on. OpenSSH encrypts all traffic (including passwords) to effectively eliminate...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Linux iPhone BSD iPad ... Cygwin Haiku

    • Up to date. One of the most trustworthy dev teams on the intenet. Brioni1988Feb 2017 • 5 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Totally standardized on all platforms (ok, not Windows, but catching up there). Harty1978Mar 2017 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • OpenSSH includes both client and server software Guest • Jun 2015 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • There is no gui for connection management. Guest • Oct 2017 Disagree   Agree
  • 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

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    tilda

    Tilda is a Linux terminal taking after the likeness of many classic terminals from first person shooter games, Quake, Doom and Half-Life to name a few, where the...

    Free Open Source Linux BSD

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    rxvt-unicode

    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

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    SecureCRT

    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

    • Simply the best telnet/ssh client on the market. Excellent support too! artcrimeDec 2015 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Vinagre icon

    Vinagre

    A VNC/SSH Client for the GNOME Desktop - You can connect to several machines at the same time with tabs - You can keep track of your most used connections with...

    Free Open Source Linux

  • Termius icon

    Termius

    Powerful iOS, Android, Desktop (Chrome) SSH client.

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac OS X Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Chrome OS iPad

  • Sakura icon

    Sakura

    sakura is a terminal emulator based on GTK and VTE. It's a terminal emulator with few dependencies, so you don't need a full GNOME desktop installed to have a...

    Free Open Source Linux BSD

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  • FireSSH icon

    FireSSH

    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 https://alternativeto.net/software/waterfox/ and https://alternativeto.net/software/palemoon/
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    HTerm

    HTerm is a terminal emulator for serial communication.

    Free Windows Linux

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    evilvte

    VTE based, highly customizable terminal emulator. Features: tabs, tabbar autohide, right click to switch encoding, supports almost all VTE features, build-time...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • ClusterSSH

    ClusterSSH controls a number of xterm windows via a single graphical console window to allow commands to be interactively run on multiple servers over an ssh connection....

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Linux

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    RXVT

    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.