When comparing mRemoteNG vs Windows Terminal, the Slant community recommends mRemoteNG for most people. In the question“What are the best SSH clients for Windows?” mRemoteNG is ranked 19th while Windows Terminal is ranked 23rd. The most important reason people chose mRemoteNG is:
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro It's free
Pro Import/Export feature
Allows to share connections.
Pro Connection manager
Lets you organize your connections into folders with icons as well and allows nested folders as well.
Pro Can open multiple sessions in different tabs
Pro Supports multiple protocols
RDP (Remote Desktop/Terminal Server)
VNC (Virtual Network Computing)
ICA (Citrix Independent Computing Architecture)
SSH (Secure Shell)
Telnet (TELecommunication NETwork)
HTTP/HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
Raw Socket Connections
Pro Inheritance from folder properties
Inheritance makes it possible to store properties on folder basis and let the underlying connections inherit this info.
Pro Advanced customization
Windows Terminal provides many settings and configuration options that give you a great deal of control over the Terminal’s appearance and each of the shells/profiles that you can open as new tabs. Settings are stored in a structured text file making it easy for users and/or tools to configure.
Pro Advanced text support
The Windows Terminal uses a GPU accelerated DirectWrite/DirectX-based text rendering engine. This new text rendering engine will display text characters, glyphs, and symbols present within fonts on your PC, including CJK ideograms, emoji, powerline symbols, icons, programming ligatures, etc.
Pro Shell-specific tabs
You can open new tabs with a specific shell, like Windows cmd, Powershell or WSL.
Con Private keys needs to be managed on PuTTY
Since mRemoteNG is integrated with PuTTY (included in the installation), all private key needs to be configured on PuTTY itself and then the PuTTY session needs to be selected on mRemoteNG.
Con No multiexec input
You can not type in to all pane at same time.