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  • Fetch 5.0.3 available in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, and Swedish by Jim Matthews

    Etna, NH — Bienvenue, willkommen, benvenuti, bienvenidos, welkom, and välkomna! Fetch Softworks announces that Fetch 5.0.3, the latest version of the popular file transfer client for the Macintosh, is now available at fetchsoftworks.com. Fetch 5.0.3 has been localized to French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch and Swedish, and features new support for a variety of character set encodings, including Arabic and Chinese. The extensive online help is now available as a printable, searchable 332-page PDF. Other changes include improved compatibility with VMS, OS/2, and Chyron servers, and numerous bug fixes, including a running dog cursor that actually runs.

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  • Fetch 5 Universal binary to be released as free update by Jim Matthews

    Etna, NH — Fetch Softworks announces that Fetch 5, the latest version of its widely used FTP and SFTP client, will be released as a Universal Binary for use on Apple’s promised Intel-based Macintosh computers. The Universal Binary version of Fetch will be a free update for Fetch 5 licensees, and will be available as soon as Apple’s Intel-based machines are available for customer sale.

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  • Fetch 5 makes file transfers easy by Jim Matthews

    Etna, NH — Fetch Softworks announces that Fetch 5, the latest version of the most downloaded file transfer client for the Macintosh, is now available at fetchsoftworks.com. Fetch 5 features SFTP support and a redesigned user interface emphasizing simplicity and ease of use. Other new features include automatic support for StuffIt, Zip, Tar, Gzip and other common file formats, Automatic Passive Mode for improved server and firewall compatibility, faster file transfers, Bonjour (Rendezvous) support, Unicode file names, Dock progress, improved AppleScript support, and extensive online help.

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  • Fetch 5.0 nears release, invites beta testers by Jim Matthews

    Etna, NH — Fetch Softworks announces that Fetch 5.0, the latest version of the award-winning file transfer client for the Macintosh, has entered beta testing. Fetch 4.0 was among the first FTP clients to support Mac OS X, and is the most downloaded FTP client for the Mac. Building on this history of easy, reliable file transfers, Fetch 5.0 adds SFTP support, improved server and firewall compatibility, and a completely rewritten user interface emphasizing simplicity and ease of use.

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  • Fetch 4.0.3 available, affiliate program announced by Jim Matthews

    Etna, NH — Fetch Softworks today announces the release of Fetch 4.0.3, a free upgrade to the award-winning File Transfer Protocol (FTP) client for the Macintosh. Fetch 4.0 was among the first FTP clients for Mac OS X, and quickly became one of the most frequently downloaded Mac applications. Version 4.0.3 offers improved compatibility with Apple’s Mac OS X Jaguar release, version 10.2, along with dozens of improvements in such areas as AppleScript support, Kerberos security, and the use of SOCKS gateways. At the same time, Fetch 4.0.3 remains the only Mac FTP client that supports all versions of Mac OS starting with System 7.0.

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  • Fetch 4.0.2 ships by Jim Matthews

    Popular Mac FTP Client Updated

    Hanover, NH — Fetch Softworks today announces the release of Fetch 4.0.2, a free upgrade to the award-winning File Transfer Protocol (FTP) client for the Macintosh. Fetch 4.0, released in May, 2001, was among the first FTP clients for Mac OS X, and quickly became one of the most downloaded Mac applications. Version 4.0.2 offers dozens of improvements in performance, compatibility, and features, such as support for long file names on OS X and the ability to duplicate remote files. This update illustrates Fetch Softworks’ commitment to its customers, and further cements Fetch’s position as an indispensable file transfer tool for web authors, publishers, and researchers.

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  • Old dog, new tricks: Fetch 4.0 ships by Jim Matthews

    Popular FTP Client Released for Mac OS X

    Hanover, NH — Fetch Softworks today announces the release of Fetch 4.0, the newest version of the megapopular FTP client for the Macintosh. Version 4.0 offers users greater flexibility, security, and convenience with an updated and easy to use interface. It takes full advantage of the latest technologies found in Mac OS X, including Aqua, yet can be used with previous Macintosh OS versions from 7.0 and on.

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  • Fetch author launches Fetch Softworks, announces version 4.0 by Jim Matthews

    Hanover, NH — Jim Matthews, author of the popular Macintosh FTP program Fetch, announces the launch of a new company to further develop and market the award-winning file transfer utility. Fetch Softworks has licensed the Fetch source code and name from Dartmouth College and will offer a free public test release of Fetch 4.0 beginning Tuesday, January 9, 2001.

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