David adds one troubleshooting note: The initial drag-and-drop install works fine, but there is a problem when you try to run an application for the first time and finish the install. As stated in the Read Me file, all Office 98 applications conflict with SAM's Virus Definitions prior to February 1998. The program … Read more
A 5500-6500 Video Input Update has also been released. It enhances system stability on Power Macintosh 5500, 6500, and Twentieth Anniversary Macintosh models when running video capture applications.
QuickTime 3.0 and Netscape conflict Two readers report that the latest QuickTime 3.0 version has a conflict withvarious versions of Netscape Navigator and Communicator. The result was a Type 1 or 2 error when loading … Read more
Pretty Scroll 1.0.6 is out. It fixes incompatibilities with QuicKeys and Symbionts.
Try InsiderUpdates for free InsiderUpdates automatically brings all your Macintosh System Software, Control Panels, Extensions, Applications, and Utilities up-to-the-minute. And on March 20, the first day of Spring, you can try it out for free. Just download the InsiderUpdates demo and run it on March 20th. … Read more
Still, others confirmed the problems reported (especially the the startup freeze as FreePPP attempts a connection). Chuck Goodrich suggested disabling the Eddie Plug-in as a possible work-around.
Peter Li reports that the same sort of problem prevented unstuffed EPS files from being printed. Matt Pawl similarly found he could not open unstuffed EPS files in Photoshop.
Jay Farrell and Scott Lashley independently came upon a work-around solution for all of these symptoms: Do not select "Always" as the option from the "Convert text files to Macintosh format" section of the StuffIt Preferences window. With "Always" selected, StuffIt appears to incorrectly treat the files as … Read more