A note contained in the Read Me file describes a troubleshooting issue that has relevance beyond ACTION Files, especially for screen capture programs:
"We found during development that displaying an Open or Save window while another Open or Save window was up could cause applications to unexpectedly quit. (Open and Save windows are collectively known as Standard File windows.) This circumstance most frequently happens when you are taking a … Read more
FAXstf Home Edition fixes problem with Word 98 We previously reported possible problems with FAXstf and Word 98 (notably an inability to select FaxPrint). Peter Cohen writes that switching to STF's new FAXstf Home Edition eliminated the problem for him. He adds that "STF says they are working on a fix for 3.2.x, but this new Home Edition is the precursor to a new FAXstf Pro 5.0 … Read more
AbbottChat 1.5.2 is the latest update to this free Internet chat and messaging client.
Kai's Power Show troubleshooting info DigiNews has been covering problems with Kai's Power Show.
I tried this myself and can confirm it. When I used Netscape, I got a "404 error" (Object does not exist) for every server link I tried. When I used Explorer, the download worked. Interestingly, the Microsoft web site detects what web browser you are using (if you are … Read more
Getting it If you have had trouble successfully downloading the Surf Express Updater 1.1.3 from a Netscape browser, try using Internet Explorer instead. Andrew Mellin reported this worked for him. Also, Connectix is investigating whether any problem on their end may be the cause.
Getting it to work If you had trouble updating Surf Express 1.1.2 to 1.1.3, try downloading the Updater once again. I have reason to believe that the Updater initially posted was replaced with a different one. The replacement update works better. To check … Read more
"Both Casady & Greene and Dantz are aware of machines freezing when customers are trying to personalize Grammarian, after installation. Retro.Startup and Grammarian are not the only ingredients to this problem. Both Dantz and C&G have tried to replicate the problem unsuccessfully.
The work-around to get Grammarian personalized is to create a temporary minimal set, including only Grammarian, then restart. … Read more
Update: John Garde notes: "You can buy an adapter with a HDI 30 on one end and a SCSI 30 pin on the other. I have one and it works great on my PowerBook and … Read more