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Our Rating: ★★★★☆ :: SSH-TASTIC :: Read Our Full Review >>

Panic's Prompt offers server administrators a windows into their networks right from an iPhone, iPad or even iPod touch. Offering customisable keys and support for Bluetooth keyboards, Prompt is ideal for road warriors.

What's New

• Decreased smallest font size to more easily accommodate 80-column displays.

App Description

Introducing Prompt: the best SSH client for your iPad or iPhone.

Prompt is clean, crisp, and cheerful: the SSH and Telnet client that helps you when you need it, and stays out of your way when you don't. Perfect for system administrators, web developers, movie-style hackers ("Let me just TCP/IP into the firewalls!"), or any person who needs to connect to a server and type some magic.

WHAT MAKES IT GOOD?

• NEW IN 1.5! Telnet
   The original protocol, now available in Prompt.

• NEW IN 1.5! Agent Forwarding
   Even easier secure connections to your servers.

• Universal: iPad and iPhone
   One app, two platforms, one price.

• Effortless Favorites
   You connect to servers, Prompt remembers them. That's it.

• Customizable Keys
   Set your most-used special characters and speed-boost your typing.

• Bluetooth Keyboards
   They work just great, even most special keys.

• Autocomplete
   Your most used commands are remembered, automatically.

• Key Pair Support
   Load a DSA or RSA keyfile into Prompt for password-free login.

• Passcode Lock
   Set a Prompt-specific password to protect your active connections.

• Multiple Connections
   Keep sessions open, even when Prompt is in the background.

• Bonjour Server Detection
   Automatically discover local SSH servers with a single tap.

• Excellent VT100 Compatibility
   All the ^G's and whistles you'll need to get work done.

PROMPT IS A PANIC JAM.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

January 29, 2014 New version 1.5.4
October 11, 2013 New version 1.5.3
September 15, 2013 New version 1.5.2
December 22, 2012 Price Decrease: $7.99 -> $1.99
April 14, 2011 Initial Release

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