Terminal VS console

Compare Terminal vs console and see what are their differences.


A Simple Shell For Windows (by ATOMMAX-2001)


This is a modified version of Console 2 for a better experience under Windows Vista/7/8/10 and a better visual rendering. (by cbucher)
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Terminal console
1 2
2 2,900
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4.6 1.0
5 months ago over 1 year ago
C++ C++
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Terminal. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-15.


Posts with mentions or reviews of console. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-04-26.
    102 projects | dev.to | 26 Apr 2021
    ConsoleZ - Modified version of Console 2 for a better experience and a better visual rendering.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Terminal and console you can also consider the following projects:

mpv - 🎥 Command line video player

hyperterm - A terminal built on web technologies

Vagrant - Vagrant is a tool for building and distributing development environments.

Quassel IRC - Quassel IRC: Chat comfortably. Everywhere.

Atom - :atom: The hackable text editor

RetroShare - RetroShare is a Free and Open Source cross-platform, Friend-2-Friend and secure decentralised communication platform.

Brackets - An open source code editor for the web, written in JavaScript, HTML and CSS.

Light Table - The Light Table IDE ⛺

GitExtensions - Git Extensions is a standalone UI tool for managing git repositories. It also integrates with Windows Explorer and Microsoft Visual Studio (2015/2017/2019).

Chocolatey - Chocolatey - the package manager for Windows

ShareX - ShareX is a free and open source program that lets you capture or record any area of your screen and share it with a single press of a key. It also allows uploading images, text or other types of files to many supported destinations you can choose from.

Kodi Home Theater Software - Kodi is an award-winning free and open source home theater/media center software and entertainment hub for digital media. With its beautiful interface and powerful skinning engine, it's available for Android, BSD, Linux, macOS, iOS, tvOS and Windows.