Change the terminal

Use a custom terminal

Use a different terminal just one time

Last updated
January 11, 2017

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Julien Duponchelle
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Last updated
January 11, 2017

Contributors
Julien Duponchelle
Edit this Article

The console terminal

By default, GNS3 use Putty on Windows and the system terminal on other operating systems. But you can change it and configuration for multiple popular terminals are provided.

Change the terminal

In general preferences console applications, you can edit the command use to start the console application.

And choose a predefined command

Use a custom terminal

If you choose custom and save you can add a non-supported terminal to the list.

In the command, you have special string like %h that will be replace at execution.

Use a different terminal just one time

If you right click on a node you can open a different terminal.