b. NetFinder 1.1 is out. It contains numerous bug-fixes.
d. Though not yet formally announced on Apple's web site, several other web sites have posted a link to OpenDoc 1.2. Warning: Nisus reports that current versions of Nisus Writer are not compatible with OpenDoc 1.2.
a. David Inman writes: "With GoMac installed, when you open newsgroups that have more articles than can be displayed on a window, the newsgroup window opens full size but only 5 lines of articles are displayed..." David contacted Proteon (the creators of GoMac) and received the following reply: "We are aware of the conflict between GoMac and NewsWatcher. It will be fixed in the next version. Unfortunately, there is no work-around at this time, though you might try turning on Auto-hide as it will help sometimes."
b. Another reader claimed that … Read more
Update: Based on further reader reports, TechTool may have this problem with all the latest models of Mac. I have now gotten reports of this problem with the 3400, 7300 and the 9600.
"I think your recent update covers some essential points but. after talking to our support people, I wanted to pass on some other information.
First, you were essentially correct about the 3 versions of the patcher and their correct use. One thing to note is that the Fat patch can be universally applied to any version, the resulting 4.5.1 version being Fat regardless of the original 4.5 version (Fat, 68K or PPC). Unless the user … Read more
"Microsoft is committed to making great products for the Macintosh that address the unique needs of the Macintosh user. Your feedback on this survey will help us better understand the characteristics Mac users look for in the software they … Read more
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