Multi-pane terminal emulator.

DomTerm - a terminal emulator and console using DOM and JavaScript

DomTerm is a combined terminal emulator and REPL console using web technlogies - i.e. JavaScript and DOM: Users can type commands which gets sent to an application, which evaluates the command, and displays the results, typically in some kind of type-script format.

See the home page for more information.

DomTerm screenshot with panes

Recent advances:

  • There is now a DomTerm mailing list at with an information page and archives.

  • The qtdomterm application is designed to replace your favorite standalone terminal emulator program. It uses QtWebEngine.

  • Mouse support using xterm protocols.

  • You can save the console file as an offline-readable (x)html-file.

  • Pretty-printing (Common Lisp style) is now handled by DomTerm. This means automatic re-flow on window re-size.


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Keyboard Shortcuts

Key Action
/ Focus the search bar
Esc Focus the search bar and cleans it
Select the next search result
Select the previous search result
Enter Open the selected search result
cmdEnter Ctrl+Enter Open the selected search result in a new tab