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MacWise X 10.7.22

License:Shareware OS:Mac OS X 10.1+
Rating: Rated 5 Stars. Submitted:4 Nov 2002
File Size:2.24 MB Price: $95.00 USD (approx.)

MacWise emulates ADDS Viewpoint, Wyse 50, Wyse 60, Wyse 370, Televideo TV 925, DEC VT100, VT220 and Prism terminals. Supports ANSI color. Esprit III color is also supported in Wyse 370 mode.

MacWise allows a Macintosh to be used as a terminal -- connected to a host computer directly, by modem, local area network or over the Internet. The emulators support video attributes such as dim, reverse, underline, 132-column modes, protected fields and graphic characters sent from the host computer, as well as enhanced Viewpoint mode. Features include phone list and dialer for modems, on-screen programmable function keys, connection scripts and more.


1. Built in Modem
2. Telnet / TCP/IP
3. SSH Secure Shell
4. Serial ports via USB to Serial adaptor.
5. Also communicates directly with the Mac unix shell

Other Features
  • Multiple-session support for up to ten windows simultaneously.
    The user can connect to several different hosts, or run multiple sessions simultaneously with one host.
  • Transparent windows. Transparency is adjustable by the user.
  • On-screen text can be copied into the clipboard as an object or as editable text.
  • Clipboard can be pasted back to the host computer.
  • Programmable function keys.
  • Large font option for easier reading.
  • Host menu item selection by mouse click on screen
  • Connection scripts automate the login process.
  • Page forward/back capability
  • Supports ANSI color and Wyse 370 Esprit Color
  • Capture text and save to a file.
  • Send a text file to the host.
  • Secure settings for company managers prevent users from making changes.
  • A separate telnet tool is no longer required. MacWise version 10 has telnet built in.
  • Applescript support - Over thirty AppleScript commands available to use.

License information: Free 5 day trial

This download is the free trial version of MacWise X. The full version can be purchased directly from the author for around $95.00 USD. See program documentation for details.