SyncTERM
SyncTERM
1.0.0b

4.4

SyncTERM free download for Mac

SyncTERM

1.0.0b
26 February 2015

ANSI-BBS terminal.

Overview

SyncTERM is an ANSI-BBS terminal designed to connect to remote BBSs via telnet, rlogin, or SSH.

  • Supports ANSI music and the IBM charset when possible.
  • X/Y/ZModem up/downloads
  • Full ANSI-BBS support
  • Full CGTerm Commodore 64 PETSCII support
  • Full Atari 8-bit ATASCII support
  • ANSI Music
  • Telnet, RLogin, SSH, RAW, modem, shell and direct serial connections

What's new in SyncTERM

Version 1.0.0b:
  • Fixes for user font management
  • Help text cleanup
  • Handle the close window button gracefully
  • Allow left/right to switch dir/file columns in file picker
  • Allow case-only changes to directory entries
  • Translate copies from non-ASCII screens screen modes to ASCII
  • Add copy/paste support back into OS X builds using Pasteboard
  • Don't conditionally compile shell support, just treat it as disabled
  • Support Commodore and Atari fonts when not using their native emulation
  • Properly save/restore the RLogin Reversed connection mode
  • Properly save/restore the C128 (80col) and Atari XEP80 modes
  • Fix separator character in status bar with fonts that don't support lines
  • No longer switch font to CP437 when displaying menus
  • Workaround SDL bug when resizing on X11
  • Fix the "black window" Overlay issue
  • Add Topaz and Micro Knight (non-Plus) Amiga fonts
  • Fix Function keys with Caps Lock in SDL mode
  • Windows console mode resize fixes
  • SSH stability fixes
  • Paginate help output
  • Statically link Cryptlib

4 SyncTERM Reviews

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Bedouin
14 November 2006

Most helpful

This is the *ONLY* terminal emulator for OS X that properly emulates DOS ANSI characters letting you telnet to on-line BBS's and enjoy ANSI art and door games the way they were intended. Plus the interface is reminiscent of ProComm, Telix, Terminate, etc. It makes you fell like it's 1993 again. Thanks to the developer for putting this out there. A universal binary might be nice, but it runs nicely under Rosetta.
Like (1)
Version 0.8
Mikesavory
14 August 2010
Crashes on launch with current Snow Leopard build
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Version 0.9.2
WordWeaver
25 September 2008
I concur with Bedouin. Here we are in the third quarter of 2008, and my experience has been that SyncTERM, (now up to version 0.9.2) is STILL the ONLY telnet client for Mac OSX, (and a free one at that), which properly displays ANSI graphics on BBSes. Every other telnet client I have tried has had problems of one kind or another with ANSI display. Up to this very day, the developer of the Mac OSX version of SyncTERM, (Stephen Hurd), continues to make improvements to the client, and is to be applauded. Hopefully, we will see a more Mac-like GUI for the program in the future. Job well done Stephen!
Like (1)
Version 0.8
Digid
17 November 2006
It would be great if this supported rs-232 serial ports also.
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Version 0.8
1 answer(s)
Real-deuce
Real-deuce
25 September 2008
The 0.9.2 version does support RS-232 connections as well as PTY and modem
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Version 0.8
Bedouin
14 November 2006
This is the *ONLY* terminal emulator for OS X that properly emulates DOS ANSI characters letting you telnet to on-line BBS's and enjoy ANSI art and door games the way they were intended. Plus the interface is reminiscent of ProComm, Telix, Terminate, etc. It makes you fell like it's 1993 again. Thanks to the developer for putting this out there. A universal binary might be nice, but it runs nicely under Rosetta.
Like (1)
Version 0.8
1 answer(s)
Real-deuce
Real-deuce
25 September 2008
A universal binary is now available.
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Version 0.8
Free

4.4

App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • Mac OS X 10.4.11 or later
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