HyperTerminal Features

HyperTerminal Private Edition 7.0 adds these valuable features.

  • HyperTerminal is now compatible with Microsoft Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8 and 8.1 (except RT).
  • HyperTerminal can now use the SSH protocol to securely log in to a server or other computer over a TCP/IP network.
  • Improved Zmodem compatibility for users of Dial-Up modems and Serial ports.
  • A new feature which will allow HyperTerminal Private Edition to check for updates.
  • A free 30 day trial is now available.
  • Many other quality improvements.
In addition HyperTerminal Private Edition includes these features:
  • Define key macros, save keystrokes, or adapt to host systems that require special keys or command sequences.
  • Assign passwords, user ID’s and host commands to a single key.
  • Select terminal screen size and colors to take advantage of host systems that let you adjust the number or rows and columns displayed.
  • Set the program to automatically exit after you log out.
  • Use pass-through printing to allow host systems to print directly to the users printer.
  • Zmodem crash recovery.
  • TCP/IP for accessing telnet sites on the Internet.
  • Auto-redial busy telephone numbers.
  • Conduct multiple simultaneous telnet sessions.
  • Set HTPE as your default telnet client.
  • Terminal Emulators:
    • ANSI
    • ANSIW
    • Minitel
    • ViewData
    • VT100, VT100J, VT52, VT220, and VT320
  • HTPE 7.0 is compatible with:
    • Windows 2000
    • Windows XP
    • Windows Vista
    • Windows 7

HyperTerminal Private Edition 6.4 is still available for people using Windows 95, 98, or ME.

If you need features not listed here, be sure to try HyperACCESS, our full-featured upgrade to HyperTerminal.