Xshell 6

The Industry’s Most Powerful SSH Client

Xshell is a powerful terminal emulator that supports SSH1, SSH2, SFTP, TELNET, RLOGIN, and SERIAL. Delivering industry leading performance, Xshell includes a combination of features and advantages not found in other SSH clients. Features that enterprise users will find useful include a tabbed environment, dynamic port forwarding, custom key mapping, highlight sets, VB/Jscript/Python scripting, dual font support for ASCII and non-ASCII characters, and PKCS#11 Support.

Xshell is free for home and school use. Please read our free for home and school use license agreement for terms and conditions.


  • Xshell main window

  • Align tabs side by side

  • Synchronized key input enabled

  • Custom key map

  • Automatic terminal lock enabled

  • Xshell Options dialog box

  • Session properties

  • Host key manager

  • User key generation wizard