Mark eventually discovered a report on the Westcode web site that traced the origin of the problem to Aladdin's StuffIt 4.5.x software: "The problem with the PDF files is not with the files but with unstuffing process. Due to some change in Aladdin's StuffIt software, the User's Guide and Scripting Manual PDFs were unreadable when decoded with StuffIt Deluxe or StuffIt Expander … Read more
Several readers described freezes and system crashes associated with the update; for example, Robert Brinlee writes that, with 1.1.1 installed, he could not get the Finder to load at startup. Marvin Greenberg writes that, after he installed the 1.1.1 … Read more
Netscape problems For any Netscape problems you have (Java-related or otherwise), check out the Unofficial Netscape FAQ page (thanks, Tom Van Vleck.)
Epson/G3 problems Several readers wrote … Read more
Tim Hanusa writes: "I found that turning off 'Use Internet Config' in the 'Identity' panel of the Preferences, quitting and then relaunching fixed the problem."
Gary Nagaoka writes: "I've found that if you change Netscape's Appearance preferences to 'Show toolbar as pictures only,' the animation reappears."
Steve Wood also had problems with electronic filing with TaxCut. Tech support suggested it was an extension problem, but could not suggest a specific extension as the likely cause. Steve had the … Read more