Tera Term is an open source, free, software implemented, terminal emulator application. It can emulate different types of computer terminals, from DEC VT100 to DEC VT382, and it supports telnet, SSH 1 & 2 and serial port connections. It also has a built-in macro scripting language and some other useful plugins.

Key features include:

  • Automatically creates logs with unique log names.
  • Supports SSH, standard telnet and serial ports.
  • Supports dec/digital/vt terminal standards.


Tera Term is a useful application, which allows the connection to any remote Telnet or SSH hosts. It sports a clean and crisp layout that is easy to work with. The application does not take a long time to wrap your head around and is also very light on system resources. So, if you need a free terminal emulator, which is easy to master and supports remote Telnet or SSH host connections then Tera Term is a good choice.

Title: Tera Term- 4.99
Filename: teraterm-4.99.exe
File Size: 13.54 MB (14,196,914 bytes)
Requirements: Windows 2000/XP/Vista/windows 7/XP 64-bit/Vista 64-bit/Windows 7 64-bit/Windows 8/Windows 8 64-bit/windows 10
Languages: Multiple languages
License: Open Source
Date Added June 26, 2018
Author: TeraTerm Project
Author link: www.osdn.co.jp
Homepage: www.osdn.co.jp
MD5 Checksum: 512ca7b9cf2d167c35702a1ba1c3c659

Added support for the DECSACE control sequence.
Default affected area of DECCARA and DECRARA control sequence is changed to stream. 
Improved the behavior of window resizing.
Accept service name instead of the port number on the command line option.
Added the /SPEED= command line option which behavior is same as the /BAUDE= command line option.
Added the setspeed command. 
Bug fixes:
When the mouse tracking is enabled, the menu can not be selected after clicking the screen.
The target area of the DECCARA (Change Attributes in Rectangular Area) and DECRARA (Reverse Attributes in Rectangular Area) control sequence is invalid.
The DECCARA control sequence breaks kanji character.
The DECCARA control sequence breaks the color of cells. 
Upgraded TTSSH to 2.85.
Upgraded Oniguruma to 6.8.2.

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