Outlook Express patch is out Microsoft has released the Macintosh Security Update of Outlook Express 4.01. However, a Microsoft Web page now states that, while the patch "provides a fix against a potential problem involving file attachments that have long names, a similar issue was found that is not fixed by the current patch. We will issue an update to this patch shortly." They do not specifically mention that this applies to the Mac, but I assume it … Read more
Banner ads I interested in replacing the script I use to deliver banner ads and tracking impressions. While there are some decent prepackaged scripts on the Web, I would prefer a customized program that does exactly what I want.
Billing database The system I am using now to track billing, … Read more
Control Panels Strip 3.2 is out.
SyQuest Utilities have been updated. "SyQuest Utilities provide the user interface for selecting SyQuest drives, customizing settings and graphically partitioning and formatting SyQuest cartridges."
LocalTalk bridge conflicts A new Apple TIL file describes how to resolve network number conflicts with LocalTalk Bridge.
iPrint Adapter announced Farallon announced its EtherMac iPrint Adapter LT. It will allow Apple's iMac to connect to LocalTalk printers and … Read more
Pretty Scroll 2.0 is now available. The utility animates scrolling so you can follow the window and easily find the last point you viewed. The new version changes the user interface, is Appearance Manager (Mac OS 8) savvy, and allows you to exclude incompatible applications.
The current issue of Macworld has a review of CoolDVD and notes some similar problems.
After he reinitialized the PowerBook's drive with Apple's Drive Setup … Read more
These sort of problems are often resolved by reinstalling the original version (HyperCard 2.4 in this case) and trying the updater again. I have not yet confirmed whether this worked in this case.Update: Several readers (including Scott Bongiorno of … Read more