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Electerm is a open sourced terminal/ssh/sftp/telnet/serialport client, support Linux, Mac, windows OS.

It has a modern UI, user can easily save ssh connection as bookmark and sync all bookmarks to private github gist.


  • Works as a terminal/file manager or ssh/sftp client(similar to xshell)
  • Global hotkey to toggle window visibility (similar to guake, default is ctrl + 2)
  • Multi platform(linux, mac, win)
  • 🇺🇸 🇨🇳 🇧🇷 🇷🇺 🇪🇸 🇫🇷 🇹🇷 🇭🇰 🇯🇵 🇸🇦 🇩🇪 🇰🇷 Multi-language support([electerm-locales](https://github.com/electerm/electerm-locales), contributions/fixes welcome)
  • Double click to directly edit (small) remote files.
  • Edit (small) local files with built-in editor.
  • Auth with publicKey + password.
  • Zmodem(rz, sz).
  • Support [Trzsz(trz/tsz)](https://github.com/trzsz/trzsz), similar to rz/sz, and compatible with tmux.
  • Transparent window(Mac, win).
  • Terminal background image.
  • Global/session proxy.
  • Quick commands
  • Sync bookmarks/themes/quick commands to github/gitee secret gist
  • Serial Port/telnet/RDP support
  • Support ssh tunnel
  • Quick input to one or all terminals.
  • Command line usage: check [wiki](https://github.com/electerm/electerm/wiki/Command-line-usage)
  • Zip/transfer/auto-unzip folders.

Details for electerm

  • MIT

Last updated
  • Yesterday - latest/stable
  • Yesterday - latest/edge




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