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Install latest/stable of electerm

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

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Install using the command line

sudo snap install electerm

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Terminal/ssh/serial port/sftp client(linux, mac, win)

Electerm is a terminal/ssh/sftp client(linux, mac, win) based on electron/ssh2/node-pty/xterm/antd/subx and other libs.

Github repo: https://github.com/electerm/electerm



  • Auto upgrade: When new version released, you will get upgrade notification after you start electerm again, then you click the upgrade button to upgrade.
  • Download: Just download the latest edition, reinstall.
  • Npm: If you install from npm, just run npm i -g electerm again.


  • Work as a terminal/file manager or ssh/sftp client(similar to xshell)
  • Global hotkey to toggle window visibility (simliar to guake, default is ctrl + 2)
  • Multi platform(linux, mac, win)
  • ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Support multi-language([electerm-locales](https://github.com/electerm/electerm-locales), contribute welcome)
  • Double click to directly edit remote file(small ones).
  • Edit local file with built-in editor(small ones).
  • Auth with publickey + password.
  • Zmodem(rz, sz).
  • Transparent window(Mac, win).
  • Terminal background image.
  • Global/session proxy.
  • Quick commands
  • Sync bookmarks/themes/quick commands to github secret gist
  • Serial Port support

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Last updated
17 May 2021

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