45056: PowerBook 1400 accidental resets "On some PowerBook 1400 computers the reset pin is too long. When pressure is applied to the I/O door, the reset pin is pressed. Apple is aware of the issue and has shortened the reset pin. Contact Apple Computer, Inc. or your local Apple … Read more
Update: Julian Koh writes: "It stands to reason that ARA 3.0 would replace OT/PPP, since it is designed to talk AppleTalk over a PPP connection. There is no reason to keep OT/PPP around if someone is going to be installing ARA 3.0. In fact, it even says in the ARA 3.0 Read Me file."
Dennis Wilkinson adds: "ARA … Read more
Suppose you are trying to merge the contents of two folders (maybe these are two different Extensions folders, one "previous" and one new). You put the two windows "side-by-side" and begin to select items from the "old" folder to be moved over to the "new" (using the "new folder as a reference for what not to copy). The "old" folder is the active window. In Finder 7.x, you could … Read more
February 97: Chris Heatherly (of Power Computing) wrote: "We have seen issues where customers who have updated their IDE driver with Drive Setup 1.2.2 (the version that ships with Mac OS 7.6) find that their IDE drive does not remount on restarts, often resulting in a flashing ?. Our initial tests indicate that reinitializing the drive with Drive Setup 1.1 resolves this issue. This is the only fix we have seen so far.&… Read more
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