Fast Ethernet from Comm Slot II Farallon is shipping "the first and only 10/100 Fast Ethernet solution for Macintoshes equipped with Comm Slot II. This new 10/100 Fast Ethernet card works in Macintosh models with Comm Slot II such as Power Macintosh 4400, 6400, 6500, 7220 and 20th Anniversary Macintosh; Performa 6400, 6410, and 6420."
When asked about this, Skywell replied: "Regarding the Macintosh drivers, they are not available yet. Please keep in touch, and we will inform you the drivers when it is finalized."
Troubleshooting Hard Drives: Reformatting This recently updated TIL file (#21103) contains a wealth of advice on when to and how to reformat your drive. It also explains the distinctions between terms such as "high-level format" vs. "low-level format." (Thanks, Tony Wight.)
Peter Sørum claims that the free version may mistakenly install Thread Manager in your Mac OS 8.x System Folder even though you don't need it (because the code is built in to the System file). He found that this resulted invarious problems. The fix is simple: just trash the file.
The solution is to get an updated MetaFile filter (dated July 8, 1998).
Bill Christian notes that this problem affects PowerPoint as well as Word. He adds:"The updated filer does indeed correct the 24 bit to 8 bit color depth reduction problem. However, … Read more
Locking the folder Several readers have note that if you use Graphics Innoculator to create a dummy folder, you cannot lock the folder unless file sharing is on (this is due to the Mac OS and is unrelated to Innoculator itself). However, if … Read more