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PuTTY Alternatives & Competitors

(276)4.5 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to PuTTY? Tons of people want Terminal Emulator Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. MobaXTerm, SecureCRT, TeraTerm, and iTerm2 are the most popular alternatives and competitors to PuTTY.

Top Alternatives to PuTTY

  • MobaXTerm
  • SecureCRT
  • TeraTerm
  • iTerm2
  • Rocket BlueZoneTerminal Emulation

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to PuTTY

    #1
    #1
  1. MobaXTerm

    (52)4.5 out of 5

    MobaXterm is your ultimate toolbox for remote computing. In a single Windows application, it provides loads of functions that are tailored for programmers, webmasters, IT administrators and pretty much all users who need to handle their remote jobs in a more simple fashion.

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  2. MobaXterm is your ultimate toolbox for remote computing. In a single Windows application, it provides loads of functions that are tailored for programmers, webmasters, IT administrators and pretty much all users who need to handle their remote jobs in a more simple fashion.

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    LP
    MobaXTerm its an application to open SSH sessions, as well as other protocols like telnet, ftp or sftp. One of the best thing is the possibility of open an SSH session and forward the X through...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to PuTTY, MobaXTerm is:

    More expensive
    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to admin
    #2
    #2
  3. SecureCRT

    (40)4.8 out of 5

    SecureCRT client for Windows, Mac, and Linux provides rock-solid terminal emulation for computing professionals, raising productivity with advanced session management and a host of ways to save time and streamline repetitive tasks. SecureCRT provides secure remote access, file transfer, and data tunneling for everyone in your organization.

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  4. SecureCRT client for Windows, Mac, and Linux provides rock-solid terminal emulation for computing professionals, raising productivity with advanced session management and a host of ways to save time and streamline repetitive tasks. SecureCRT provides secure remote access, file transfer, and data tunneling for everyone in your organization.

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    SH
    It's the best tool for connecting in MacOSX to network equipment like APs, Switches, and WLCs, recorded scripts can be saved to use later and exported to other machines and switched without any...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to PuTTY, SecureCRT is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Better at support
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    #3
    #3
  5. TeraTerm

    (16)4.3 out of 5

    TeraTerm is an open-source, free, software implemented, terminal emulator. It emulates different types of computer terminals, from DEC VT100 to DEC VT382.

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  6. TeraTerm is an open-source, free, software implemented, terminal emulator. It emulates different types of computer terminals, from DEC VT100 to DEC VT382.

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    Raj P.
    RP
    The best thing about this software is that it is an open source software.

    Reviewers say compared to PuTTY, TeraTerm is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #4
    #4
  7. iTerm2

    (38)4.8 out of 5

    iTerm2 has a lot of features. Every conceivable desire a terminal user might have has been foreseen and solved.

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  8. iTerm2 has a lot of features. Every conceivable desire a terminal user might have has been foreseen and solved.

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    UI
    Best terminal client for Mac I have ever used

    Reviewers say compared to PuTTY, iTerm2 is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
    #5
    #5
  9. Rocket BlueZoneTerminal Emulation

    (47)4.4 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Rocket BlueZoneTerminal Emulation provides traditional desktop and two-tier web-to-host browser access to your back-end systems. BlueZone's stability, robust feature set, and industry-standard security make it an ideal enterprise-wide replacement for your current terminal emulation solutions.

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  10. Rocket BlueZoneTerminal Emulation provides traditional desktop and two-tier web-to-host browser access to your back-end systems. BlueZone's stability, robust feature set, and industry-standard security make it an ideal enterprise-wide replacement for your current terminal emulation solutions.

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    UR
    We have basic needs in terms of terminal emulation, but this software was easy enough to automate configuration details for all of our users. Also not that it's used a lot, but macros are a nice...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to PuTTY, Rocket BlueZoneTerminal Emulation is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Better at support
    #6
    #6
  11. Yakuake

    (6)4.4 out of 5

    Yakuake is a drop-down terminal emulator based on KDE Konsole technology.

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  12. Yakuake is a drop-down terminal emulator based on KDE Konsole technology.

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    UC
    What I like the best about YaKuake is the one touch drop down menu, the ability to customize what is shown, its speed and one touch hide. It simplifies my desktop like no other emulator.

    Reviewers say compared to PuTTY, Yakuake is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
    #7
    #7
  13. ConEmu

    (13)4.8 out of 5

    ConEmu-Maximus5 is a Windows console emulator with tabs, which presents multiple consoles and simple GUI applications as one customizable GUI window with various features.

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  14. ConEmu-Maximus5 is a Windows console emulator with tabs, which presents multiple consoles and simple GUI applications as one customizable GUI window with various features.

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    AF
    For my point of view it is totally useful to manage the console of terminals in window, it facilitates much the way in how you develop with the tools of console since it allows you a better...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to PuTTY, ConEmu is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
    #8
    #8
  15. GNOME Terminal

    (11)4.4 out of 5

    Terminal is a terminal emulator application for accessing a UNIX shell environment which can be used to run programs available on your system.

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  16. Terminal is a terminal emulator application for accessing a UNIX shell environment which can be used to run programs available on your system.

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    II
    Its actually a great terminal emulators which allow users to access a UNIX shell while remaining on their graphical desktop.

    Reviewers say compared to PuTTY, GNOME Terminal is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
    #9
    #9
  17. Terminator

    (1)5.0 out of 5

    Produce a useful tool for arranging terminals. It is inspired by programs such as gnome-multi-term, quadkonsole, etc. in that the main focus is arranging terminals in grids (tabs is the most common default method, which Terminator also supports).

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  18. Produce a useful tool for arranging terminals. It is inspired by programs such as gnome-multi-term, quadkonsole, etc. in that the main focus is arranging terminals in grids (tabs is the most common default method, which Terminator also supports).

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    UC
    The simplicity of the software and the great performance
    #10
    #10
  19. kitty

    (1)5.0 out of 5

    Offloads rendering to the GPU for lower system load and buttery smooth scrolling. Uses threaded rendering to minimize input latency.

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  20. Offloads rendering to the GPU for lower system load and buttery smooth scrolling. Uses threaded rendering to minimize input latency.

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    UI
    Its has been favourite for years. It is exacty like putty but many features added. It has automatic session login and shortcuts for pre defined commands which is the best part.
    #11
    #11
  21. minicom

    (1)3.0 out of 5

    Minicom is a serial communication program

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  22. Minicom is a serial communication program

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    Dan M.
    DM
    I can run it on most any interface i.e. it isn't a GUI so over SSH etc. It works well and on a number of platforms. Being able to save the configuration is a plus.
    #12
    #12
  23. Guake

    (1)5.0 out of 5

    Guake is a top-down for Gnome, and is highly inspirated by the famous terminal used in Quake.

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  24. Guake is a top-down for Gnome, and is highly inspirated by the famous terminal used in Quake.

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    Alonso C.
    AC
    What I loved as a fan of the Quake Arena saga, is to have this in my environment debian, a new way of seeing my linux environments and that works very well nothing to envy to other terminals like...Read more
    #13
    #13
  25. Micro Focus Reflection Desktop Pro

    Reflection Desktop (formerly Attachmate Reflection Desktop) raises the bar once again. Every feature is designed to deliver something truly useful to you. Not just today, but tomorrow too.

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  26. Reflection Desktop (formerly Attachmate Reflection Desktop) raises the bar once again. Every feature is designed to deliver something truly useful to you. Not just today, but tomorrow too.

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    #14
    #14
  27. Micro Focus Host Access for the Cloud

    (1)3.5 out of 5

    Micro Focus Host Access for the Cloud extend the value of host applications to new users by providing web access with advanced security built in. Reduce the resource-intensive cycle of installing, configuring, patching, and managing traditional desktop emulators by delivering simplified zero-footprint access to those who need it.

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  28. Micro Focus Host Access for the Cloud extend the value of host applications to new users by providing web access with advanced security built in. Reduce the resource-intensive cycle of installing, configuring, patching, and managing traditional desktop emulators by delivering simplified zero-footprint access to those who need it.

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    IH
    I can hit the keys ahead of time while screen is loading but still get results without glitch. The menu screens are also easy to navigate
    #15
    #15
  29. Konsole

    (3)4.7 out of 5

    The "konsole-devel" mailing-list is targeted at developers and interested users. The bug report and reviewboard emails for Konsole are also posted automatically to the list.

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  30. The "konsole-devel" mailing-list is targeted at developers and interested users. The bug report and reviewboard emails for Konsole are also posted automatically to the list.

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    UT
    Konsole is an amazing terminal emulator for K desktop environment. It is very convenient and easy to use. It provides a good platform for the developers and other interested users.
    #16
    #16
  31. BlackBerry AtHoc

    AtHoc Suite is an emergency notification software that notifies targeted audiences of time-sensitive information.

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  32. AtHoc Suite is an emergency notification software that notifies targeted audiences of time-sensitive information.

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    #17
    #17
  33. Ivanti Velocity

    MOVE EXISTING TELNET AND WEB APPS TO ANDROID AT A PACE YOU CONTROL.

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  34. MOVE EXISTING TELNET AND WEB APPS TO ANDROID AT A PACE YOU CONTROL.

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    #18
    #18
  35. Entire Connection

    Terminal emulation software that connects Windows® users to applications on mainframe, UNIX, Linux, OpenVMS and BS2000 platforms. Available for Natural on mainframe. Read more

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  36. Terminal emulation software that connects Windows® users to applications on mainframe, UNIX, Linux, OpenVMS and BS2000 platforms. Available for Natural on mainframe. Read more

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    #19
    #19
  37. HostAccess

    HostAccess offers a suite of terminal emulation products that provide Windows users with secure access to legacy, host-based applications. HostAccess also has the ability to enhance the interface of existing applications with toolbars, mouse support, push buttons, combo boxes, check boxes, radio buttons, ActiveX controls, COM objects, and includes the powerful AutoGUI feature.

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  38. HostAccess offers a suite of terminal emulation products that provide Windows users with secure access to legacy, host-based applications. HostAccess also has the ability to enhance the interface of existing applications with toolbars, mouse support, push buttons, combo boxes, check boxes, radio buttons, ActiveX controls, COM objects, and includes the powerful AutoGUI feature.

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    #20
    #20
  39. Micro Focus InfoConnect

    The InfoConnect Desktop family (formerly Attachmate InfoConnect Desktop family) of terminal emulators, print delivery options, and software development tools delivers the industrial-strength connections you need.

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  40. The InfoConnect Desktop family (formerly Attachmate InfoConnect Desktop family) of terminal emulators, print delivery options, and software development tools delivers the industrial-strength connections you need.

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