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Xshell

Average User Rating:
4.1
out of 7 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.0 build 0579
  • Total Downloads:
    89,387
  • Date Added:
    Apr. 30, 2015
  • Price:
    Free to try (30-day trial); $89.00 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    36.32MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    192
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:
    #10 in Remote Access

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5 stars

"perfect, yet free"

August 22, 2015  |  By Manali Pise

 |  Version: Xshell 5.0 build 0579

Pros

This one has all the premium features of a regular ssh/scp client and they work seemlessly. I have been using this software for long and havent found any bugs or glitches yet!

Cons

Sometimes I feel this should be a paid software, but it being free was what made me download it ;-)

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5 stars

"Best SSH clients for windows!"

October 17, 2010  |  By coderam

 |  Version: Xshell 3.0 Build 0282

Pros

- dead simple SSH connectivity...
- transmits clicks over SSH in case you use htop (gui top client for linux)

Cons

- none that i can think of!

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4 stars

"Powerful SSH emulator for Windows"

April 07, 2010  |  By m_painkiller

 |  Version: Xshell 3.0 build 0263

Pros

Very powerful terminal emulator, with many additional functions, configurable and flexible also for the very fastidious user and many automatic functions.

Cons

Not completely free - if you installing it with default settings, after evaluation period asking for registration and purchasing every time you starting it, and comes with limited abilities if installed for personal use.

Summary

Great and highly recommended tool for any person who need remote access for any purpose. Completely integrated into Windows environment, easy-to-install, intuitive and user-friendly but powerful and flexible. Can be used for remote Linux/Unix system administration, programming, QA needs, but also as Serial console emulator and more. Highly customizable.

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5 stars

"Simply the best"

February 01, 2005  |  By candrew34

 |  Version: Xshell 1.2

Pros

Fast and easy to use yet powerful

Cons

Can't find one.

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1 stars

"sftp error causes stall"

June 25, 2004

 |  Version: Xshell 1.2

Summary

My primary use for this was going to be moving files from my windows box to my linux box via sftp. Every time an sftp file transfer fails, the program stops accepting input from the keyboard, which is a bit frustrating.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 5.0 build 0579
Version 5.0 build 0579: ADD: Text based authentication mode ADD: User defined ftp port when using new file transfer FIX: Cannot resize the Tunneling bar FIX: Cannot use ALT-backspace key FIX: Copy and Paste Selection menu is disabled in the context menu FIX: Hyperlink feature produces error dialog box over the Eurpean characters FIX: Master password does not work sometimes FIX: Problem displaying characters when using UTF-8 encoding on local shell FIX: Problem editing multiple sessions at once FIX: SHIFT-INS in the Address bar and the Compose bar, activates Paste in the terminal FIX: Solaris SSH agent-forwarding not working FIX: Tab color is not saved when editing multiple sessions FIX: When connecting to multiple servers via TELNET, local shell does not accept key input if connection fails
General
Publisher NetSarang Computer
Publisher web site http://www.netsarang.com/
Release Date April 30, 2015
Date Added April 30, 2015
Version 5.0 build 0579
Category
Category Networking Software
Subcategory Remote Access
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 36.32MB
File Name Xshell5.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 89,387
Downloads Last Week 192
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $89

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