Many users ofvarious models of Performa Macs and PowerBooks that use IDE drives reported no problem with Drive Setup 1.2.2. One especially notable exception was Scott Lewallen, who had this problem on 4 different Performa 5260/120 models. Reader Steve Hyman claims that the problem may indeed be largely restricted to PowerBase clones from Power Computing.
Actually, when I tried this, I did not even get an error message. It simply took me to … Read more
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Meanwhile, I continue to get email from readers complaining that their volume level gets mysteriously reset to mute. I have covered this issue before. There are many possible causes and solutions. For starters, try deleting the Sound Preferences file. Also, if you use Energy Saver, make sure its "Mute Sounds while the computer is asleep" option is not checked. … Read more
"We have seen the errors of our ways and are releasing a new installer (and a new version of the software) later today. The new installer will find all valid "Claris Emailer Files" folders and install the 2.0 necessary files in there. It will no longer move the Emailer 1.1 application to the trash. This will address 95% of the problems that people were having.
The conversion has never … Read more
The symptom is that any disk, removable or fixed, that has the 2.0.5 FWB driver on it may cause an unimplemented trap or Type 10 error if mounted on a machine with the … Read more
Aaron 1.5.3 is out The new version fixes some bugs and adds Mac OS 7.6 compatibility.
Claris Emailer 2.0 Beta is now available.
On a related note, Milton Standifer writes that a bad power supply on any Apple multisync monitor is known … Read more