Why is it that you adjust grid spacing of icons from the Edit menu's Preferences selection, but you select icon size from the View menu's View Options selection?
b. Steve Riggins says that the Finder delays some readers report (such as when opening windows) may only occur when "slow speed" volumes are mounted (such as CD-ROM discs or network connections).
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"FWB Test Engineers have tested our ToolKit family of storage management software for compatiblity with Apple's new Mac OS 8.0. Here's what we've discovered:
Important: Under Mac OS 8.0, turn Virtual Memory off before formatting and/or creating new volumes on an IDE device with Hard Disk ToolKit, Hard Disk ToolKit PE, or RAID ToolKit. Once you've created your volumes, you can turn Virtual Memory on again.
FWB Products Optimized for use with MacOS 8..0: Hard Disk ToolKit … Read more
"International Data Group (IDG), the corporate parent of Macworld, and Ziff-Davis, publisher of MacUser and MacWeek, announced today that they have formed a joint venture called Mac Publications that will consolidate the three magazines. Under the plan announced today, the new company will publish MacWeek as a weekly news magazine and Macworld as a single monthly that incorporates MacUser.
The first issue of MacWeek … Read more
b. Sleeper 3.0, an energy saver utility that is better than the one that comes with your Mac, is also now in the Download Library.
c. Helium 3.1, a Balloon Help enhancement utility, is now Mac OS 8 compatible.
Late-Breakers schedule Speaking of my schedule for posting updates to the Late-Breakers page, here is a summary for those of you who may have just joined MacFixIt recently:
Unless otherwise indicated, I update the Late-Breakers page every Monday, Wednesday and Friday - … Read more