"Yes, it sounds exactly like a problem with the QuickDay control panel. Disabling it and preventing the QuickDay extension from loading should cure the problem. Basically, we are still working on a fix for this bug. Now Contact's QuickContact, however, shouldn't be causing those problems."
"The StuffIt Deluxe 4.0 package contains three components that are currently incompatible with Mac OS 8 (Tempo): StuffIt Browser, StuffIt SpaceSaver, and Magic Menu. StuffIt Deluxe 4.5 will fix all OS 8 compatibility issues as well as additional functionality." No expected release date was given.
Dana contacted Chris Heatherly (of Power Computing) regarding this issue and received the following reply (which Chris also forwarded to me and to several other web sites):
"I spoke to a test … Read more
Finally, Randall Pozdena claims that he has dropped connections and modem freeze problems with his 3400. He … Read more
a. The following note is posted on FWB's web site: "IMPORTANT! Do not attempt to create more than a single partition on the following IDE drives: Seagate ST31267A, Seagate ST5250A, Seagate ST36450A, Western Digital Cabo AL22500. Your SYSTEM WILL BE UNABLE TO BOOT if one of these drives is attached and has been partitioned into more than one volume. We are … Read more
"A new version of the Tech Info Library (TIL) is much easier to search and browse, and will be officially introduced at 12:00 PM CDT Wednesday, 18 June 97. The current WAIS based TIL will be removed on that date. We hope you will find that the new database will give you many of the features you have been asking for during the past year.
We are also moving the TIL to a new high speed network for faster customer access. … Read more
Update: Several readers report this same problem on 63xx machines.
"In versions of Adobe Illustrator prior to 7.0, a Pantone color can be accessed by typing the Pantone number (after importing the Pantone color library and activating custom colors in the Paint Style palette). The new version appears to lack this capability, but there is an undocumented way to activate it. After opening the desired Pantone library off the Swatch Libraries menu selection, click on any color inside the Pantone palette with the Apple and Option keys … Read more
Stephen Camidge found this on his Power Mac 7200 running Mac OS 7.6.1. Oddly, he found that it only occurred if the "4 font files installed by Adobe Acrobat Reader" were also present.
Howard Kong had this problem on a PowerCenter 150, running Mac OS 7.6 or 7.6.1. He confirmed that it happened even when RAM Doubler 2.0.1 was the … Read more