TN3270 Lite App for Mac & iOS: Download, Install & Configure LSU Mainframe


In order to connect to the LSU Mainframe from an iOS Device or Mac, you must first download, install, and configure the TN3270 App.

Please choose the device on which you are installing TN3270:

Download the TN3270 Lite App for a Mac

1. Open the App Store on your Mac.

2. Search for Mocha TN3270 Lite.

3. Tap the GET and then INSTALL Button, located to the right of the Mocha TN3270 Lite App.

4. Sign in with your Apple ID.

Mocha TN3270 Lite in App Store
 

Configure the TN3270 App for a Mac

1. Open the Mocha TN3270 Lite App.

2. Click on Configure, then New...

Click on Configure button at top left of TN3270 app

Click on New... at the top left of the popup box

 

3. Enter LSU Mainframe Configuration Settings:

IP Address:    lsumvs.sncc.lsu.edu

Port:                 23

SSL:                 ON

Name:             LSU Mainframe

Enter in LSU Mainframe configuration settings

 

4. Click on the button at the bottom left to add the LSU Mainframe configuration.

Click on the + button at the bottom left to add configuration

 

Connect to the LSU Mainframe with the TN3270 Lite App for a Mac

1. Open the Mocha TN3270 Lite App.

2. Click Open.

Click Open button at top left

 

3. LSU Mainframe should appear as an option, if not, click the drop down arrow to select LSU Mainframe.

Click on Connect button to connect to LSU Mainframe

 

4. Click Connect and the Mainframe screen will display. You can now access LSU Mainframe from your Mac.

LSU Mainframe display

 

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Download the TN3270 Lite App for an iOS Device

1. Open the App Store on your Apple device.

2. Tap in the Search box and type TN3270 Lite.    (it should be the first one on the list)

3. Tap the GET and then INSTALL Button, located to the right of the TN3270 Lite App.

4. Sign in with your Apple ID.

TN3270 Emulator in iOS app store


5. When it is finished downloading it will appear on your home screen.
 

Configure the TN3270 App for an iOS Device

1. Tap the TN3270 icon to open the app.

TN 3270 emulator in iOS home screen


2. Tap Configure, then tap New.

TN 3270 emulator with configure tab selected

TN 3270 emulator with new tab selected


3. Enter LSU Mainframe Configuration Settings:

IP Address:    lsumvs.sncc.lsu.edu

Port:                 23

SSL:                 ON

Name:             LSU Mainframe

Tn 3270 Emulator with necessary fields filled in.

 

Connect to the LSU Mainframe with the TN3270 Lite App for an iOS Device

1. Tap on the tn3270 lite icon to open the app.

TN 3270 emulator in iOS home screen


2. Tap Connect. (Or click File and then Connect in menu.) The Mainframe screen will display. You can now access LSU Mainframe from your iOS device.

TN 3270 emulator with LSU mainframe screen shown.

 

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Referenced from: Apple.com

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