Cables One reader sent this note about a cabling problem: "On most UMAX scanners, there is a cable with an inductor on one end. If the scanner is recognized in the Preview, but isn't when … Read more
Meanwhile, AppleCare extended service options are now available to authorized Apple resellers.
We have not gotten much feedback on it yet, However, one reader reported "freezes when I try to change schemes via the control panel; I can change them from the Finder fine." Another reader found that it somehow assigned all unused memory to the system software, leaving … Read more
According to Jerry Krinock, AOL initially responded that they do not support third-party software and so would not address this matter. However, as pointed out by Apple, a document on AOL's web site (Top 20 AOL Member Questions) suggests that they do indeed support Emailer as a valid method for sending and reading … Read more
RAM Doubler 2.0.3 beta fixes problems? Two readers (George Game and Ted Burger) had similar problems getting YoYo 2.1 to work. In some instances, it would not even launch. They both reported that installing RAM Doubler 2.0.3 beta fixed the problems.
"Can't Find SpeechLib" fix? If you get the "Can't Find SpeechLib" error, a reader suggests checking to make sure that you have the Speech Manager extension installed and enabled. If not, do so and the problem should disappear.Update: Yet another version … Read more
Shiro Wilde writes: "I've been using it and it's great. It creates a desktop printer that allows you to drag a document to it and it will create an Acrobat PDF file. However, one problem I noticed is that if you drag a document to the desktop printer, some applications (such as BBEdit), the resulting Acrobat PDF file … Read more
More specifically, as noted on the Microsoft web page: "The Memo-Resume Wizard Patch fixes a problem discovered by an early user of Office 98 Macintosh Edition in Microsoft Visual Basic® for Applications, which can affect Office 98 or other applications that use compiled VBA code (… Read more
Display Enabler 2.0.2 and Display Library 1.0b1 Jeffrey Cusick writes that, after installing Adobe Photoshop 5.0 on his G3-upgraded 8500, his cursor response slowed down … Read more