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

MacWise version 22 History

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4/26/22

22.5

Support for external monitors when "Remember window positions and size" is enabled.


4/6/22

22.4.7

Ensure that graphics mode is off when the screen clears


3/2/22

22.4.6

Shift key should reverse from caps to lower case when Caps Lock On is enabled.


1/20/22

22.4.5

Caps Lock On' now works the same way as the 32-bit version

Removed beep on startup

Added warning if host is attempting to print multiple print jobs.

Fix PCL Printing hang with Monterey.

VT100/220 screens that required 25-line screen may now work with a 24-line screen.

Fix - Could not change window height unless 'Remember window sizes' was enabled.

Fix - Delete key was deleting two characters if 'Backspace = Delete' was enabled.

Fix - 'New session window' was making the new window a few pixels too high.

 


1/10/22

22.4

New custom color options for video attributes (Inverse, Dim, Bold, Underline)
Click on a colorwell to select a custom color.

(NOTE: Custom colors can only be selected when "Use ANSI Colors" is unchecked)

Fix - Prism emulation was not allowing a checkmark in the menu.


12/23/21

22.3.3

Better compability with Xterm emulation by ignoring Operating System Control commands.


12/15/21

22.3.2

Viewpoint and Wyse emulation now ignore null characters.


12/1/21

22.3

Could not delete a capture file using the Capture Menu.

Removed "Run AppleScript" from the Special Menu.

Splash screen updated for 2022

Text was scrolling up a couple of pixels too much when you hit CR at the bottom of the screen.


11/22/21

22.2.1

Clear extra artifacts from the screen when the host server switches to 132 column mode.


11/14/21

22.2

Viewpoint and Wyse linefeeds were not scrolling if the server sent carriage returns on the last line.


11/5/21

22.1.5

Backspace = Delete was not working with some servers.
and the small delete key was not working when Backspace = Delete was enabled.


10/25/21

22.1.4

MacOS Monterey fixes...

Message Alerts during host connections had an OK button that was not functional in Monterey. Removed the OK button.

Creator Type was not visible in Dark Mode in the "Captured text will be saved as" window.


10/3/21

22.1.3

Set the correct window height when double-clicking to open a settings file.
(when remember window positions is enabled)

Set the dim color to light gray in the Green Set.

Include MacWise Fonts for Non-Admin Users.


9/26/21

22.1.2

MacWise Installer no longer requires font installation.
MacWise fonts are installed automatically.


9/13/21

22.1.1

Mouse clicks on text in the MacWise window were intermittently ignored.
(Options for mouse clicks are in MacWise preferences).


9/3/21

22.1

Fix - Light Red Ansi background color was changed to the default background color when the host tried to use it.

Fix - When using the preference option, "Mouse click sends col, row to host" it would intermittently paste the contents of what you clicked on instead of sending the col, row.

 


9/1/21

22.0

Compatible with MacOS Monterey and backwards compatible to Sierra.

This version adds the option to Use Char 12 form feeds when printing under host control
(aux / slave printing) allowing the server to control page ejects.

Fix hang when switching from 80 to 132 column mode.

More pleasing green color option.

Version 22 is an early 2022 release.

 

 

NOTE: MacWise version 1.0 was originally released January 1, 1996 as a slimmed down version of MacToPic. Over the years, it became a full featured app.
(MacToPic was released in 1989).

Here is the complete History of MacWise