Extraterm v0.55.0 released

This is a “tapas” release with many smaller features and fixes all gathered and served up together.


  • Added option to keep the window open even when there are no tabs. #279
  • Try to start new terminals in the same directory as the current one. #38
  • Actions on middle and right mouse buttons are now configurable. #221
  • Files/directory dragged on to the Extarterm window, will type the path. #254


  • Added improved logging when starting WSL terminal sessions.

Bug fixes

  • Scale down oversized glyphs in the base font when needed. #297
  • Removed some Twemoji glyphs which didn’t mix with the base font. #297
  • Fixed bug where the context menu didn’t appear on terminal viewers surrounded by frames.

Download it from Github