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Second Time A Charm?

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Second Time A Charm? Last Tuesday Apple released version 1.0.2 of its 7.5.2 Printing Fix, after abruptly pulling version 1.0 from its servers the week before. Then, late Tuesday, Apple pulled that version, restored it a few hours later, then later moved it to a different directory. The extension is supposed to fix a crashing problem on the Power Mac 7200, 7500, 8500, and 9500 when printing to a busy network-based printer. If you need it, grab it while you can. [GD]

ftp://ftp.support.apple.com//pub/apple_sw_ updates/US/mac/printing_sw/other_ printing_sw/7.5.2_Printing_Fix.hqx

 

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