Mike Silverman notes that the Update did indeed fix the problem he was having with his Global Village PC card modem on a PowerBook 2400c. He had been getting an error message about "PC Card services not being installed." He adds: "In addition to the driver … Read more
"We're aware of the problem, and have fixed it in an upcoming revision (we hope to release the revision within the next two months). For our truly security conscious patrons, one possible work around is to delete the password from the Account Entry screen; Emailer will prompt for a password the first time you attempt to retrieve mail from the POP account, and then cache the password until the application is terminated."
"Due to changes in Mac OS 8.1, Conflict Catcher 4.0.3 and earlier (including all versions of Conflict Catcher 3) will not be compatible with this update. We are currently finishing testing of Conflict Catcher 4.1 which will address this issue and include several other minor enhancements.
Conflict Catcher 4.1 will work correctly on System 7.0 and later.
We anticipate that the Conflict … Read more
Smart Scroll 3.1 is out. "This version adds support for ClarisWorks 4 & 5, and it makes it possible for Netscape's own Live Scrolling to be used with proportional scrollbars."
Power Computing support We previously covered an incident where Henry Phillips was told he had to return his computer for a warranty CD-ROM drive repair, rather than having Power Computing simply ship out a new drive. A Power Computing tech rep implied that this change in policy was related to Power's transition to Apple. However Chris Heatherly (of Power Computing) offered the following clarification:
"In the past, we have offered piece parts exchanges as a courtesy to our customers. While this method may … Read more
However, according to Michael Macrone, the new version still does not fix the documented conflict between FinderPop and QuicKeys 3.5.2r1 in Mac OS 8. At least on his Mac, "the same thing still happens. When I attempt to use any of several contextual menu modules (not the … Read more