"We are aware that there are some concerns with the new OS 8.1 and NetDoubler 1.5. We are currently testing NetDoubler with OS 8.1 and OT 1.3."
Do a clean install of ATM software after installing Mac OS 8.1.
Move ATM up in the loading order (such as by removing the ~ in front of its name).
On the other hand, another reader claimed he could not get Drive Setup 1.4 to work on his Apple drive (found in a Performa 6116 CD). Drive Setup 1.3.1 did work.
Then there's Mike Lambert. He got a blinking … Read more
"The problem that I'm encountering is that the sound input is now always in Playthrough mode, and I can find no way in Mac OS 8.1 to turn it off."
"There seems to be a problem introduced by 8.1 on 7100 and 8100 Macs. The Sound input source is being reset to Microphone each … Read more
Quarterdeck Mail 4.2 Beta is now available. This version is Mac OS 8.1 compatible. However, it still has some unrelated problems, so be sure to go through the About QD Mail Client Beta file carefully before installing.
If you have added to your dictionary file, you should do a custom install to make sure that you do not replace your old dictionary. The About QD Mail Client Beta file explains this further.
Please note that you will need a Quarterdeck Mail Server 4.x to use the Quarterdeck Mail Client 4.… Read more
A reader reports that the TCP/IP and AppleTalk control panels were "damaged" (adding to the list of files that may have this problem). This has been confirmed by a new Apple TIL file on this matter. The good news is that Apple says all of these so-called damaged files are actually okay to use, even if you do not fix them.
Several readers report that this problem may … Read more