Infowave PowerPrint 5.0 is expected to ship in November. It will add scanning support for the Hewlett-Packard R-series and the Canon MultiPass series. The web page did not state if it addressed previously reported problems with Mac OS 9.
Paul MacLeod adds: "The version of QuikSync in IomegaWare 2.1 now actually works with built-in ATA Zip drives. The previous version did not."
DockZone 1.0.8 is out. This utility delimits an area on the right side of your main screen, where the volumes and the trash are usually located, giving your Desktop a BeOS or Rhapsody look. The control panel lets you customize the dock colors and its width. The update fixes a bug with MacOS 9.
Strip A Post 1.0 has been released. Recently we received an email from a reader that discovered that his email address was included in the PostScript Print-To-File documents he created. Coincidentally, we now received word of this new utility which can delete the address from the file.
DiskGuard 1.8.7 is out. It adds Mac OS 9 compatibility.
FoldersSynchronizer 1.6 is yet another recent update to this utility.
NoNavigation 1.1 lets you toggle Navigation Services on and off at any time.
MacTuner 2.1.2 is the latest update to this program for accessing radio stations over the Internet.
NetBarrier 1.2.1 is a minor update to the recently released 1.2 version of this Internet security program Version 1.2.x has numerous bug fixes and is listed as compatible with Mac OS 9.
NetFinder 2.0.2 is the latest version of this Finder-like FTP client.
SmallerFontSmoothing 1.0 patches the Appearance Manager so that you can set the minimum font smoothing size to a value as low as 6 points.
ClearPhonePro 6.1.1 has been released.
Microsoft has posted Office 98/FileMaker Pro Importer 1.1. The updated Importer is designed for use with FileMaker Pro database versions 3.0 to the newly released 5.0.
MacPoET 1.1 is now available. It supports Mac OS 9. (Thanks, Alex Rodriguez.)
Tex-Edit Plus 2.7 "is a scriptable, styled text editor that fills the gap between Apple's bare-bones SimpleText and a full-featured word processor." The update has vastly improved recordability, including recording of text entries and is "thoroughly Mac OS 9.0 compatible."