Kaleidoscope 1.8.1 is out. It is a maintenance release with many improvements and fixes for problems with ATM, Director, OneClick, Window Monkey, StuffIt TFI, Eudora 4, Microsoft Outlook Express, MacMoney, and others. Kaleidoscope Classic Pack is also up to version 1.8.1.
CoolViews version 1.0.1 is out. Version 1.0.1 is a minor bug fix release.
New Smart Scroll coming Marc Moini writes: &… Read more
"First of all this is not a 'crash and burn, trash all your data, my life is over' problem. The issue at hand is the ability (inability) of older versions of the Mac OS to recognize volumes larger than 2 GB. With 18 GB drives now shipping, due to this problem we need to partition the drive into 9 each 2 GB partitions! While this is an approach we … Read more
It includes several bug fixes. Most notably, it fixes the crash on startup when loading preferences (as covered on MacFixIt when 4.0.4 was first … Read more
Mac OS 8.1 and Apple Video Player Several readers report problems with sound (low sound to no sound) when using the new version of Apple Video Player included with Mac OS 8.1. Reverting to an older version fixes this.
File sharing cannot be enabled after updating to Mac OS 8.1? More than a half dozen users have been unable to enable file sharing after updating to Mac OS 8.1. Although I doubt … Read more
List View problem The problem with List View displays on NT servers, which may have been fixed with AppleShare 3.7.2, is back in the 3.7.4 version included with Mac OS 8.1.
Folder Icon Cleaner 2.02 David Himelright writes: "After running Folder Icon Cleaner, Disk First Aid reports every nuked custom icon as a problem on my HFS disk." Repairing the disk with Disk First Aid solved the problem.
TechTool 1.… Read more