With MacPopUp you can easily and quickly communicate within a local network. The application allows you to exchange information between the most common platforms: Windows and Mac OS and therefore represents an excellent solution for work groups and departments, for the
communication in schools, colleges between students and teachers in Institutes and Universities, regardless of the type of computer used. The program can also be used in advertising companies, in graphics and print companies, in newspaper offices.
The application could also be of great help to people who have hearing or speaking problems, providing a communication tool that can replace the phone.
Among the most interesting features of the application, we recall:
Possibility of sending messages to a single person or a group
Possibility to automatically identify all users available on the network
No need for a dedicated server
Works in the background
Possibility to activate the "chat mode" for an interactive communication
Text to speech – incoming messages can be read
Drag & Drop, File Clipping, Contextual Menus
Environment interface always synchronized with the current theme
Apple Internet Address Detector to quickly open a link
with the Internet
AppleScript support for integration with other programs
The system requirements are: any Macintosh with 1 Mb of free RAM, MacOS version 7 or later (full compatibility with Mac OS 9), OpenTransport software installed, a local area network (LAN) with TCP / IP service. The application marketed in packages of 2, 5, 10, 25, 50 and more inclusive of licenses for both Mac OS and Windows.
A MacPopUp demo can be downloaded from the distributor of the Italian version: the Active Software of Gorizia.
(Edited by Mauro Notarianni)