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Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk/25-Feb-08

by Jeff Carlson

AV Home Complexity -- Hooking up home entertainment components is a mess, and isn't likely to change any time soon. (2 messages [1])

Concordance Software for Mac? Readers recommend several programs for creating a concordance using a large PDF as the source. (6 messages [2])

Print Problem on PDF Form -- PDF was supposed to make it easy to fill in electronic forms, but one reader encounters problems (and receives suggestions to overcome them). (5 messages [3])

Have Eudora and Leopard reconciled? How well does Eudora work under Leopard, since the program is no longer being developed and its successors are still on the horizon? (12 messages [4])

Switching on a Dual 1 GHz G4 with 2 Cinema displays -- For one reader, this hardware combination seems not to offer a power switch. How to turn it on? (5 messages [5])

Sleep issue -- A few readers report that older machines are not able to be put into sleep mode under Leopard. (3 messages [6])

MacBook Pro -- Strong as an Ox!! A MacBook Pro survives a drop to concrete and works just fine... but will it last? (4 messages [7])

Mail threading behaviour is peculiar -- How does the Mail application organize threaded messages? The Subject line seems to be the data of last resort. (3 messages [8])

Alternatives to iCal? What options are available to handle calendar and scheduling tasks? Some readers find iCal to be a surprisingly poor tool. (9 messages [9])

AirTunes over the air only? Learn how to set up an AirPort Express to connect to another wireless base station on your network. (6 messages [10])

Changes in Office 2008 -- Is Word's notorious and unreliable Fast Save option finally dead and gone? (2 messages [11])