These countries represent different keyboard layouts as selecected by the Keyboard control panel. This appears to be a new option in Mac OS 8. You can now select, via checkboxes, more than one keyboard layout. If you do, the … Read more
Ed Kao writes that "Ben's problem is due to the AppleShare Prep file in the Preferences folder. Since AppleShare remembers your server connection settings, it remembers the old setting. That is why Ben is connecting via AppleTalk. To connect via TCP, the client computer must have … Read more
G3 upgrade for PowerBook 1400? The MacOS Daily has a review of the "NUpowr 1400/183MHz L2 Cache Upgrade." In the review, Newer's Frank Hopper responds regarding a possible G3 processor upgrade: "We are looking into it and have a test unit almost ready. We will know shortly whether or not it is possible."
G3 Mac page Meanwhile, the … Read more
By the way, another reader notes that if you have Energy Saver 2.x disabled when you install Apple Displays, it may incorrectly install Energy Saver 1.1. This problem existed with the AppleVision software as well.
Claris Impact Frederick Dick got this message when trying to use Claris Impact to save files to his hard drive. He claims that reinstalling MacLinkPlus and trashing its Preferences file somehow fixed the problem.
Internet Explorer Pascal Meunier writes that: "In Mac OS 8, Internet Explorer 3.01a gives a "Disk is full" error when downloading a file larger than 5 MB. The same download worked when he used Fetch.
Although he cannot … Read more