A few readers suggested it was a virus of some sort, although this does not seem likely in most cases. Others suggested that fax software or possibly Apple's Telecom 3.1 Updater were at fault. Another reader suggested that the security program Nightwatch … Read more
a. The overall news continues to be positive. Most people say it is working fine. I did get one report of a freeze in AOL 3.0, but that's about it for the last few days of email.
b. For those that do have any problems, David M. Converse (AOL Forum Consultant) reminds readers of advice given to solve problems with earlier versions of OSL: Put whatever version an application installs in the same folder as the application itself. Put the version that seems most … Read more
Now, Apple has posted a file that, according to the ReadMe, fixes a separate brightness/contrast problem - where the controls for brightness and contrast operate incorrectly - specifically for the 1400: PB 1400 PMU Updater 1.0.1. Apparently, the promised update for the 5300 problem is still in the works.
I emailed Chad about this matter and he wrote back the following (somewhat technical but informative!) reply:
"I've received a couple of reports about this, but have been unable to reproduce the bug myself. I suspect it's because RAM Doubler is making calls to the ShrinkWrap … Read more
"ADT is compatible with System 7.6 for the most part. However, Desktop SpeedBoost and MakeOver will not load and will need to updated before they become functional. We are planning an update."
Additionally, John C. Rivard claims that: "Any attempt to use ADT's "Get Original Info" command - with StuffIt Deluxe's TFI installed - results in a crash. The only work-around is to load TFI before the ADT components."