FlexTerm Terminal Emulator for IBM Z (Mainframe) via TN3270, IBM i (Power Series or AS/400) via TN5250 and Open Systems (Unix/Linux) via VT, SCOANSI or WYSE
FlexTerm is written entirely in C# .NET, providing a new user interface that is long overdue for the terminal emulation community. The user interface utilizes the modern ribbon command bar to organize the program's features into a series of tabs at the top of the window. This increases discover-ability of features and functions, enables quicker learning of the program, and makes users feel more in control of their experience with the program. The ribbon replaces both the traditional menu bar and toolbars and is now fully customizable, allowing users to create their own custom tabs and tab groups.
A FlexTerm workspace can consist of a single session, or any number of sessions, which may be docked and displayed as tabs and/or floating. Sessions within each workspace can be easily arranged using drag-and-drop functionality.
Any combination of TN3270, TN5250, VT400, VT100, VT52, SCOANSI, WYSE sessions can be configured in a workspace.
Enhanced Session and Workspace window management provides the ability to navigate active sessions, dock/float session windows to/from the Workspace, cascade and tile either horizontally or vertically. Also, a Restore button is available to easily revert to a saved Workspace environment. This powerful function allows the user to undock session windows, resize and move them around and with a single click, restore to the saved size and location.
Layout & Lockdown
Allows administrators to securely lock individual application menu items, ribbon groups and other user interface related options. The layout of the FlexTerm ribbons may also be modified to provide a more customized user experience.
Utilizing the latest Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Secure Shell (SSH) protocols, FlexTerm provides secure access to mission critical data. With ever increasing threats to corporate data, mandated security audits, and rigorous compliance policies, you can trust that FlexTerm will meet all of your security requirements.
See the FIPS 140-2 Compliance page for additional information.
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Ok = FlexScreen.WaitForNoX()
Ok = FlexScreen.SendKeys("UserID")
Ok = FlexScreen.SendKeys(FlexKey.TAB)
Ok = FlexScreen.SendKeys(FlexKey.TAB)
FlexScreen.Cursor = FlexScreen.Position(11, 26)
Ok = FlexScreen.SendKeys(Decrypt("jDBjw4sfpv+K9bSfNKzuyA=="))
Ok = FlexScreen.SendKeys(FlexKey.ENTER)
Automation & Scripting
A robust macro scripting language is available for automating routine business processes to create a more productive end user experience.
Recorded macros may also be assigned to keyboard shortcuts, custom extension buttons and more.
FlexTerm provides several standard keyboard layouts to choose from, with the ability to customize individual keys on each. Keyboard keys can be mapped to host keys, text strings, macros, mouse movements and more.
Custom keyboards are saved as schemes within a FlexTerm session, or as a separate scheme file. Along with keyboard, there are several other schemes available to enhance the look and feel of the application, including color, edit, hotspots and mouse.
Use the Search function to quickly identify existing key mappings.
FlexTerm fully supports both IND$FILE and secure FTP transfer of files to/from host systems. Users can create custom transfer lists for performing batch file transfers.
FTP file transfers can be performed either natively from any FlexTerm session, or for more advanced functionality using the FlexFTP Client.
FlexTerm Extensions is a powerful tool, which provides enhanced functionality and increased productivity for the user. Included are four system extensions for Notes, PF Keys, Print Multiple Screens and Screen Recorder, with the ability to create custom extensions with buttons for performing any FlexTerm action.
All extensions provide:
Ability to float or dock to any side of the FlexTerm workspace window
Docked extensions may also be pinned to provide auto-hide capability
When multiple extensions are enabled, they can be stacked
Custom extensions allow users to:
Set the rows between 1 and 14
Set the columns between 1 and 24
Customize the background color
Set buttons to text only, image only or image with text
Use any internal FlexTerm image, or import any external image
Customize font color
Set buttons to perform any FlexTerm action