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Option-Click in Scroll Bars for Jump Scrolling

In Mac OS X in general, and thus in most native Mac OS X applications, hold down the Option key and click anywhere in a window's scroll bar to jump to that spot (rather than scrolling one screen). If you like this behavior, you can make it the default in the Appearance preference pane. For "Click in the scroll bar to:" select "Jump to here."

 
 
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In Retrospect

In the first part of July TidBITS had a full review of Retrospect 1.3 that was quite complimentary - heck, it's a good program. Since then we've heard more about Retrospect and its developers, Dantz Development, that might interest you. For a while now SuperMac has wanted focus on its graphics hardware and to divest itself of its software groupShow full article

Claris & Microsoft

I'm still getting used to the wealth of computer events in the Seattle area. Seattle's dBUG had Claris in to show off ClarisWorks and MacDraw Pro a few weeks ago and last Thursday we went to a talk by MrShow full article

DataClub for Free

Just before we left Ithaca, International Business Software started a great deal on a DataClub whereby for some low price (around $75, if I remember correctly) you could get a three-user pack of DataClub along with WriteNow, Panorama, and MacCalc, I thinkShow full article

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