QuickTime 3.0b11c2 is out. There is a QuickTime Pavilion at the Expo that features more than a dozen applications with a QuickTime focus. One interesting one is the latest update (4.0.2) to Interactive Solutions' MovieWorks, a program that allows you to create still picture transitions or movies withvarious special effects, all in QuickTime format, and all with surprisingly little effort. Coincidentally, the show issue … Read more
SpaceSaver not compatible with Mac OS 8.1 Add SpaceSaver to the list of utilities that are incompatible with Mac OS 8.1. They are working on an update to be released after 8.1 is out.
I spent some time at the … Read more
Three new TILs from Apple Two cover G3 installation issues. The first notes (as we have pointed out before) that some of the individual installers will not work if launched independently of the "Mac OS Install" application. The second states: "If you run the Mac OS Install application on the PowerBook G3 CD, then "Custom Install" or "Custom Remove" software from the Mac OS 8 package, the PowerBook G3 Installer will run immediately afterwards and install software specific to the PowerBook G3. This is to … Read more
Daniel Good and Juan Diaz report that, after selecting to quit MIE, they get Out of Memory error messages that persist despite repeatedly clicking the Okay button.
Update: Kevin Wodicka had this problem and fixed it by deleting the older of two copies of Winsock Lib files that he found in his Extensions folder. He also "went through a trashing of the Explorer folder as explained in the Explorer Release Notes. Things have been running smoothly since."
Herbert Frenkel writes: "Out of Memory error messages disappeared when I deleted … Read more
Hey, ATI's upgraded Xclaim VR card is out and has been for a couple of months (somehow I … Read more