Terminator Alternatives for Mac

    Terminator is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Hyper, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Terminator and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Terminator are iTerm2 (Free, Open Source), Alacritty (Free, Open Source), tmux (Free, Open Source) and Tabby (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 18, 2021

    1. MacTerm (was MacTelnet) on OS X is now a complete replacement for Terminal, allowing access to both local and remote applications.
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      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Cathode is a fully customizable terminal app with a look inspired by classic computers.

      Discontinued

      App hasn't been updated since 2017, company website is parked.

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    2. lterm is a vte-based terminal emulator for GNU/Linux systems. It is mainly used as ssh/telnet client but can be very easily configured to use any other protocol. Furthermore it can be a usual terminal on local host.
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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.
    3. csshX is a tool to allow simultaneous control of multiple SSH sessions. It will attempt to create an SSH session to each remote host in separate Terminal.app windows. A master window will also be created. All keyboard input in the master will be sent to all the slave windows.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      Zellij is a terminal workspace. It has the base functionality of a terminal multiplexer (similar to tmux or screen) but includes many built-in features that would allow users to extend it and create their own personalized environment.
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