"I recently received a Rev 2 G3 with an internal IDE Zip drive. I had made a startup Zip to boot other G3s (with external SCSI Zip drives), and found that the disk would not boot up the new machine until the driver on the disk was updated to version 6. This, by itself, was not surprising. However, I couldn't find a way to update the driver on the disk without reformatting it. (The 'Update Disk Driver' … Read more
ClarisWorks 5.0v2 Updater is out. It is a maintenance release which addresses 23 bugs on both Mac and Windows platforms. On Mac OS, the ClarisWorks application, HTML translator, and HTML config assistant are updated. On Windows, the application and HTML filter are updated. The Updater only upgrades U.S. versions 5.0v1.
Pretty Scroll 2.0 beta 1 is out.
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Best Hacks "The title of Best Hack and the coveted Victor A-Trap trophy went to "asciiMac", the hands-down favorite hack. Written by a team … Read more
Quark tech support offered the following suggestions for troubleshooting installation problems (the first one worked for Peter ):Open the Mac OS Setup Assistant (this installs with OS 8), step through the Assistant and make sure that the Regional Preferences are set to your version of English (probably IE English, but whatever matches your QuarkXPress language). If they … Read more
This may not be the only problem with the Iomega 6.0 driver on … Read more
Web Confidential 1.0b6 is out. New in this version: Microsoft Internet Explorer users can automatically enter and submit WWW Forms which require a User ID and Password.
A Better Finder Select is a contextual menu plug-in which allows users to quickly select all files matching a given criteria.