Interestingly, based on comparing findings with other colleagues, Scott believes the Finder Preferences problem was caused by a Claris program installed from … Read more
Update: Kurt Kroeger reports that he eradicated most of his Java-related crashes by following the often recommended tip of moving his Netscape cache files to a RAM disk.
Meanwhile, Arthur Adams writes: "Dayna Tech support said that, as far as they knew, … Read more
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