b. Pete Morgan writes: "I tried to use Norton (3.2.4) Fastback to back up some files. Instead of Fastback, I got CrashGuard. Had to completely remove CrashGuard and Norton prefs before I could get Fastback to launch. This is on a PowerCenter 132 with Mac OS 7.6.
a. To solve the conflict between GoMac and the PC Setup control panel: just make sure that GoMac loads after PC Setup. (Thanks, Derek Nakata.)
b. For the problem with GoMac and Newswatcher: Bryan Berg wrote: "Dab the window resizer on the bottom right of the window. Even just a slight adjustment brings up the postings as they should look." Mike Silverman wrote: "Click the zoom box in the news article window....it will zoom down to small size...from this you can … Read more
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For $99 (plus $15 shipping), Hayes is willing to send you one of their new 56K modems as a trade-in for any modem you currently own (any brand; any speed). The actual street price for the modem (if you bypass the deal) is between $149 and $219. Check out Hayes' upgrade web page and FAQ page for more details. (Thanks, Owen Roth.)
"Stop using FWB SCSI Shield as it is not supported by FWB and was removed from Hard Disk Toolkit v 2.0. You received it only because … Read more
If Cyberdog 2.0b2 freezes when you click on the "Languages" icon in the Cyberdog Preferences dialog box, or if you get long (2-20 second) pauses whenever you try to do almost anything: the optional Text Encoding Converter software is probably the cause. Apparently, the b2 Installer doesn't remove all of the alpha-version Text Encodings.
The solution is to open the Text Encodings folder in the System folder and remove alpha versions of: Western-Language Encodings and Unicode Encodings.
"Veritas is my own version of Apple's Truth font, which is rumored to be the system font under Mac OS 8. Some people strongly dislike Truth/Veritas and prefer the font Espi Sans Bold 10 that prior versions of Aaron used. If you would rather use Espi, Greg's Buttons has system font substitution feature which overrides Aaron. If you use Greg's Buttons for the sole purpose of overriding Aaron's font substitution, … Read more