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Cygwin is a set of tools that provide Linux and POSIX functionality to Windows.

Cygwin Alternatives

The best Cygwin alternatives based on verified products, community votes, reviews and other factors.
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    MobaXterm is a software that uses a set of optimized network tools included in a single exe file. MobaXterm integrates several network clients with an X server, and also integrates a full set of Unix based commands. Read more about MobaXterm.

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    Popular free terminal application. Mostly used as an SSH client.

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    Download WMF. Windows Management Framework contains the latest versions of PowerShell, DSC, WMI, and WinRM for older versions of Windows. PowerShell Module Browser. Search for PowerShell modules and cmdlets.

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    ConEmu-Maximus5 is a full-featured local terminal for Windows devs, admins and users. Get better console window with tabs, splits, Quake style, copy+paste, DosBox and PuTTY integration, and much more.

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    Console is a Windows console window enhancement.

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    Terminator is one of the most useful and dynamic terminal emulators for Unix based operating systems.

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    GNOME Terminal is a terminal emulator for GNOME desktop.

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    KiTTY is a fork from version 0.70 of PuTTY. It adds extra features to PuTTY.

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    Windows Console Emulator, Far Manager plugins.

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    Portable terminal app that bundles ConEmu and Clink with great looking defaults.

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    OpenSSH is a free version of the SSH connectivity tools that technical users rely on.

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    5. 1 Transparency not working after upgrade to v9. 09; 5. 2 Remote hosts; 5. 3 Using rxvt-unicode as gmrun terminal; 5.

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    console - This is a modified version of Console 2 for a better experience under Windows Vista/7/8...

Cygwin Reviews

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Cygwin is open-source software with a collection of GNU and provides all functions similar to the Linux shell environment on windows. This software also has the functionality of API manager that has premium packages to have complete control on your files and move them to other software based on your requirement. This app also...
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