Faster typing speed allows devices that use the virtual keyboard to enter data at full speed.
(Barcode readers, Accessibility keyboard panels that enter text with a button click, etc)
The improved typing speed also helps Macs that slow down when previous page options are set to a large number of scroll back pages.
Telnet connection with M1 Apple Silicon Macs sometimes would not connect to the server.
Symptom was just a blank screen as if it were not trying to connect.
When verbose login was selected, you could see an error message that said Bad CPU Type.
Fix hang when switching from 132 to 80 column mode.
(problem introduced in version 21.5.4)
Half Duplex Mode was not doing a linefeed when on the last line.
Some French language alerts had corrupted garbage characters.
If you pasted more than 32768 characters, MacWise would get stuck in a loop and never finish the paste.
Added option to end each line with CR/LF in the Paste Delay options.
115200 baud was listed as 15200 baud in the Settings Menu. Should be 115200 baud.
Mac-To-Host Text Transfer Options window was not remembering the delay between lines and the Wait for this End-of-Line character.
Fix “WARNING: terminal is not fully functional” when using the Mac unix shell connection.
Added font Installation Help to the MacWise installer.
Now using tcsh unix shell for Big Sur instead of zsh to make connections for telnet and secure shell.
Universal for Intel and Apple Silicon Macs.
Compatible with Big Sur and backwards compatible to Sierra
Ensure backwards compatibility with Sierra
Protect fields for Viewpoint / Wyse fix
Yes, we know it is not 2021 yet but we are anxious to put 2020 behind us.
New MacWiseFont 2021 option for a slightly larger bolder font.
Unicode (UTF-8) supported for hosts that support NLS, National Language Support.
(International Characters Option).
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