Alternatives to PuTTY for Mac with any license

  • 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...

    • There is no gui for connection management. Guest • Oct 2017 • 12 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Totally standardized on all platforms (ok, not Windows, but catching up there). Harty1978Mar 2017 • 7 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Up to date. One of the most trustworthy dev teams on the intenet. Brioni1988Feb 2017 • 8 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • OpenSSH includes both client and server software Guest • Jun 2015 • 3 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux iPhone BSD ... iPad Cygwin Haiku

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  • PowerShell

    PowerShell (including Windows PowerShell and PowerShell Core) is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft, consisting of a command-line...

    • PuTTY is for remote terminal access, via SSH, Telnet, serial, etc.. Powershell is a shell for scripting not SSH or Telent access. Guest • Dec 2018 • 11 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Local command shell. Putty is first and foremost a remote connection too. Brioni1988Feb 2017 • 12 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • ZOC

    ZOC is a powerful and well-established terminal emulator and telnet client, well known for its outstanding user interface with tabbed multi session support. ZOC lets...

    • tabs, ease of use, very easy to customize grerclNov 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Fast, multi-session support, stable. Guest • Jul 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Just let me say one thing: Try managing 200 hosts for 10+ clients in the host directory of Putty and ZOC. hansolo1988May 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Easy to use, flexible and includes scp davidstaschoverApr 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • More features. Cleaner user interface. Actual support. externitoritusOct 2016 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • One of the few options available on the mac. Brioni1988Feb 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Fully features, and rock solid. Never had any stability problem. Perfect for the daily work. AtmanandaOct 2016 Disagree   Agree

    Commercial Mac Windows

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  • 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...

    • written by google developers when they took down the ssh command from crosh Guest • 7 days ago Disagree   Agree

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS Chrome

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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...

    • Discontinued Last update was in 2016

    Free Open Source Mac 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...

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

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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  • FireSSH

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

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

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  • Codinn SSH Proxy

    SSH Proxy can help you turn any remote SSH server into a SOCKS v5 proxy, intuitive and easy to use. SSH Proxy is able to remember the SSH login password & private...

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac

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  • Core Tunnel

    Core Tunnel is the best way to manage your SSH tunnels, with OS X Keychain integration. You can manage multiple tunnels in parallel, supports password/keyboard/pubkey...

    Freemium Mac

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  • dterm (terminal emulator)

    dterm is a simple terminal emulator, which doesn’t actually emulate any particular terminal. Mainly, it is designed for use with xterm and friends, which already do a...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Cygwin

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  • Core Shell

    Core Shell is a full-featured terminal with built-in OpenSSH support, focused on managing and login to hosts efficiently.

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac

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  • MacTerm

    MacTerm (was MacTelnet) on OS X is now a complete replacement for Terminal, allowing access to both local and remote applications. Its many features include powerful...

    Free Open Source Mac

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