Recommendations for PC (Windows) users
Recommendations for Macintosh users
Brief descriptions of software mentioned above
Very popular POP client software (English-only) developed by
Steve Dorner. Versions for the Mac as well as Windows are available for
free. [Go download.]
A commercial version of Eudora (English-only). Versions for
the Mac as well as Windows are available.
A Japanized version of Eudora for the Mac developed by Satoru
Nakata. [Go to download page.]
A Japanized version of Eudora/PRO developed and marketed by
Kuni Research, Inc., Japan. It is NOT a commercial version of Eudora-J.
Versions for the Mac as well as Windows are available. (The current
version does not work if your host computer has the ESC problem.)
A popular Japanese-capable POP client program for Windows.
A very popular World-Wide Web browser with Japanese-capable
e-mail (POP client) and news reader fuctions built-in. Use version 2.0b4
An e-mail utility program developed by Atsushi Fukada. It converts
text between JIS and Shift-JIS on the fly. It is also equipped with an e-mail
message editor. E-tomo is for the Mac and E-tomo/WIN is a version for Windows.
- telnet programs
- NCSA Telnet
Telnet programs refer to remote terminal emulation programs
used with a direct connection. NCSA Telnet is a popular freeware telnet
program for the Mac.
- communication programs
This group of terminal emulation programs are typically used
via a modem to connect to a host computer. White Knight and Microphone for
the Mac, for example, belong to this group.