Terminal Emulator for Android

Terminal Emulator for Android


Access your Android's built-in Linux command line shell. Unleash your inner geek!

This is a new version of the popular "Android Terminal Emulator" application. Same great program, just with a new name.

Top Features

+ Full Linux terminal emulation.
+ Multiple windows.
+ Launcher short cuts.
+ UTF-8 text. (Arabic, Chinese, Greek, Hebrew, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Thai, etc.)
+ Completely free. No ads, no in-app-purchases, no nag screens, nothing.

Quick FAQ:

+ If you are having trouble entering text, try installing the free "Hacker's Keyboard IME". (Especially if you have a Samsung or HTC device.)
+ This app isn't a game emulator.
+ This app won't help you root your phone or change your phone's IMIE.
+ You need to know (or be willing to learn) how to use the Linux command line to use this app.
+ You may want to install a set of command line utilities like "Busy Box" or "Debian chroot" in order to add commands beyond the commands that come built into your Android device.

Want to know more about Terminal Emulator for Android?

Join the G+ community: #Android Terminal Emulator

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/106164413936367578283

Or check out the documentation wiki:

http://github.com/jackpal/Android-Terminal-Emulator/wiki

Want to add or improve a translation of Terminal Emulator for Android? See https://github.com/jackpal/Android-Terminal-Emulator/wiki/Translating-to-Other-Languages for instructions.

Recent changes:
v1.0.62 Small improvements and bug fixes.

The Term shortcut dialog box now has its own file picker in case you don't have a third-party file manager installed.

Bug fixes:

Fixed crash when tapping on the last character of a hyperlink and the link was the last text in a line.

Improved handling of multibyte characters.

Updated Hungarian translation.
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About Terminal Emulator for Android
Access your Android's built-in Linux command line shell. Unleash your inner geek!

This is a new version of the popular "Android Terminal Emulator" application. Same great program, just with a new name.

Top Features

+ Full Linux terminal emulation.
+ Multiple windows.
+ Launcher short cuts.
+ UTF-8 text. (Arabic, Chinese, Greek, Hebrew, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Thai, etc.)
+ Completely free. No ads, no in-app-purchases, no nag screens, nothing.

Quick FAQ:

+ If you are having trouble entering text, try installing the free "Hacker's Keyboard IME". (Especially if you have a Samsung or HTC device.)
+ This app isn't a game emulator.
+ This app won't help you root your phone or change your phone's IMIE.
+ You need to know (or be willing to learn) how to use the Linux command line to use this app.
+ You may want to install a set of command line utilities like "Busy Box" or "Debian chroot" in order to add commands beyond the commands that come built into your Android device.

Want to know more about Terminal Emulator for Android?

Join the G+ community: #Android Terminal Emulator

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/106164413936367578283

Or check out the documentation wiki:

http://github.com/jackpal/Android-Terminal-Emulator/wiki

Want to add or improve a translation of Terminal Emulator for Android? See https://github.com/jackpal/Android-Terminal-Emulator/wiki/Translating-to-Other-Languages for instructions.

Recent changes:
v1.0.62 Small improvements and bug fixes.

The Term shortcut dialog box now has its own file picker in case you don't have a third-party file manager installed.

Bug fixes:

Fixed crash when tapping on the last character of a hyperlink and the link was the last text in a line.

Improved handling of multibyte characters.

Updated Hungarian translation.

User reviews of Terminal Emulator for Android
Mar 28, 2013
A+. Essential, when needed. Small, simple, does what it needs to do.
Jun 9, 2012
must have
Jan 10, 2012
Recommended. [HTC Sensation XE running Android 2.3.4]
Nov 7, 2011
Jun 19, 2011
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Nov 17, 2014
Good app
A Google User
Nov 17, 2014
Good I am JIC
A Google User
Nov 16, 2014
Good Shell commands right on your hand.
A Google User
Nov 16, 2014
Nice
A Google User
Nov 16, 2014
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