Free Tera Term Alternatives for Linux

Popular free Alternatives to Tera Term for Linux. Explore 7 Linux apps like Tera Term, all suggested and ranked by the AlternativeTo user community.

Tera Term (Pro) is a free software terminal emulator (communication program) for MS-Windows. It supports VT100 emulation, telnet connection, serial port connection, and so on. If you're looking for more info about Tera Term like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 7/13/2018 6:24:00 PM

Alternatives to Tera Term for Linux with Free License

  • PuTTY

    PuTTY is a free and open-source terminal emulator, serial console and network file transfer application. It supports several network protocols, including SCP, SSH, Telnet, rlogin, and raw socket connection. It can also connect to a serial port. A simple, lightweight client for connecting to a Linux shell from your Windows machine!

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  • 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 eavesdropping, connection hijacking, and other attacks. Additionally, OpenSSH provides secure tunneling capabilities and several authentication methods, and supports all SSH protocol versions.

    • OpenSSH is not serial terminal client! Tera Term only provides functionality of OpenSSH via plugin. Guest • Jan 2016 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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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’.

    • Discontinued Last updated in 2013.

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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 perfectly good emulation, and therefore don’t need any special help; dterm simply provides a means by which keystrokes are forwarded to the serial line, and data forwarded from the serial line appears on the terminal.

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  • CuteCom

    Features: easy to use GUI no cryptic keyboard shortcuts lineoriented interface instead of character-oriented Ctrl+C, Ctrl+Q and Ctrl+S control sequences work input history a cute GUI ;-) xmodem, ymodem, zmodem support (requires the sz tools) easy to differentiate between typed text and echoed text select between read/write, read-only and write-only open mode open the device without changing its settings hexadecimal input and output configurable line end characters (LF, CR, LFCR) ...

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  • minicom

    Minicom is a menu driven communications program. It emulates ANSI and VT102 terminals. It has a dialing directory and auto zmodem download.

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  • moserial

    moserial is a clean, friendly GTK-based serial terminal for the GNOME desktop. It is written in Vala for extra goodness.

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