Kodak DC 220/260 Firmware 1.0.4 is out. (Thanks, Louis Brazil.)
Change File Type 1.0.1 is out. It fixes a conflict with contextual menus in Internet Explorer 4.01. Change File Type is a contextual menu plug-in which adds the ability to change file type and creator codes. It requires Bubble Pop Software's TypeShuffler.
Application Switcher Prefs is another utility (similar to the SwitchSetter program, mentioned here last time) that "allows Mac OS 8.5 users to set all the hidden preferences of the Application Process Menu." It's from MAX Consulting. (Thanks, Lindsay Bruce.)
Aladdin Desktop Magician 1.0.1 is out.
SwitchSetter for 8.5 Mac OS 8.5 is not out yet, but we have already received word of an 8.5-specific utility: SwitcherSetter. "It lets you play with all the settings of the Application Switcher window."
G3 Strip 1.3 is out.
Dantz has announced Retrospect 4.1. "It makes protecting valuable data even easier by using the Internet to keep copies of critical files offsite. Other new features include enhanced performance, more device support, and improved reporting. Retrospect 4.1 will ship … Read more
NetChronometer 1.2.0 is out. It adds support for adding and editing custom time servers.
GoMac internationals arrive; new updates coming Proteron reports thatvarious international versions of GoMac 1.5 are now available. They add: "Now that we've finished these little projects for our overseas friends, we shall return to development on all the … Read more
IomegaWare 1.0 is out New Iomega software, now called IomegaWare, has been released. This update contains Iomega Driver 6.02 and other updated utilities. As of this writing, it was not yet listed on the Iomega Web site, but you can get the files (macio10a.hqx and macio10b.hqx) from their ftp site. (Thanks, Vincent … Read more
Quit CSM v1.6 is out. Quit CSM lets you quit applications without having to make them active. Among other things, it now runs PowerPC native and is Mac OS 8.5 compatible.
Designer's Studio 1.6 is out. It claims to be "the world's first WYSIWYG resource editor. Akamai Design has also released Scheme Switching 2.0, a Control Strip module that works with Kaleidoscope schemes.
Apple has released ColorSync 2.5.1. It 'provides new and enhanced features regarding Monitor calibration, AppleScript support, Profile cache file, Profiles folder and subfolders, Photoshop plug-ins, Multiprocessing, and 16 bit image support."
ACTION Files 1.1 is up to beta version 9.
Not really utilities, but still of special interest (at least to me!):Wacom PenTools 3.0 is out. MailSmith 1.1 … Read more
WormGuard 1.0 is out. It's yet another AutoStart worm detection/repair utility.
New NetWare update may be out Last time, we mentioned a NetWare Client 5.11 mclupd4 update. Several readers wrote to say that there is now a mclupd6 update. It includes a new NetWare Control Strip, and an updated NetWare Print Access and NetWare Print Chooser that fix a few bugs. However, it seems the update was withdrawn after it was first released. It has not returned as of this writing. (Thanks, Miguel Chavez, Steve Peterson and … Read more