Carnation Software
MacWise - Macintosh Terminal Emulation - telnet / serial for OS X - Wyse, Viewpoint, VT100, VT220

MacWise Version 11.56
English / French Version

Universal version of MacWise runs natively on Intel and Power PC Macs.

January 30, 2009

Feature - French localization added.
MacWise can now use English or French Menus and Dialog Boxes.
It automatically uses the Preferred language that is in your International Preferences in OS X.
If you want to force MacWise to use one language or the other, do a Get Info on the MacWise application and uncheck the language you don't want to use. The manual has not been translated to French yet.

Thanks to Alain Pastor for the French Translations.


Leopard note: If you have not upgraded to Leopard but are planning to do it soon, your old version of MacWise may not work with Leopard. MacWise versions prior to 10.9.17 will not run at all with Leopard. MacWise version 11 is fully Leopard compatible.
Also, MacWise versions prior to version 11 ran under Rosetta emulation on Intel Macs.
MacWise version 11 is Intel and PowerPC native (universal binary).
The current version of MacWise is 11.41

Click here to download the latest version of MacWise.

Entire version history is here.

MacWise emulates ADDS Viewpoint, Wyse 50, Wyse 60, Wyse 370, Televideo TV 925, DEC VT100, VT220 and Prism terminals. Supports ANSI and SCO 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 with telnet or ssh secure shell. 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. Works with desktop Macs, MacBook and PowerBook.