Quick Guide: Download and Install HyperTerminal on Windows 10

Quick Guide: Download and Install HyperTerminal on Windows 10

HyperTerminal lets you communicate with serial devices connected to your PC, remotely. You can follow our tutorial to easily download HyperTerminal for Windows 10 and also another interesting alternative available.

How to Install Hyper Terminal on Windows 10?​

1. Using the Official Hyper Terminal Website​

  • Open Official Website
  • Download Hyper Terminal
    • Click on the Download button to start downloading the terminal for Windows. If you're using a different operating system, click on View other platforms and select your OS.
  • Run the Installer
    • Once the .exe file is downloaded, locate the file in your downloads folder. Right-click on it and select Run as administrator.
  • Start Installation
    • The installation process will begin. Follow the on-screen prompts. This may take a few minutes.
  • Select Destination Folder
    • Choose the destination folder where you want Hyper Terminal to be installed. Click on the Install button.
  • Complete Installation
    • Once the installation is complete, click on the Finish button. Hyper Terminal will launch automatically.
After completing these steps, you'll have Hyper Terminal installed and ready to use on your Windows machine. You can now execute various commands in the terminal without using the GUI.

2. Using Windows Features (Applicable for Older Windows Versions)​

  • Open Control Panel
    • Click on the Start button and select Control Panel.
  • Access Add/Remove Programs
    • In the Control Panel, double-click on Add/Remove Programs.
  • Open Windows Setup
    • Click on the Windows Setup tab.
  • Select Communications
    • Scroll through the list and find the Communications section. Click on it and then click on Details.
  • Enable Hyper Terminal
    • In the details window, check the box next to Hyper Terminal. Click OK and then Apply.
  • Follow Prompts
    • Follow the instructions in any prompts that appear to complete the installation.
This method is mainly for older versions of Windows that included Hyper Terminal as a feature. It allows you to enable Hyper Terminal directly from the Windows setup options.

3. Get HyperACCESS​


Another option is downloading the advanced version or successor to HyperTerminal, the HyperACCESS from the official website.

Note that it has some powerful features, such as additional terminal emulators, customization, and robust scripting capabilities.


By following these steps, you'll be able to quickly and efficiently install Hyper Terminal on your Windows PC, providing a powerful and customizable terminal environment.
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