>So, here are my choices -
>1)continue slogging through the SheepShaver instructions, maybe or maybe
>not getting it
>2)Buy MS Office and use Word - I need Excel and PowerPoint anyway so
>that's no biggie
>(and of course my previous version won't work on the Intel beastie).
>3) OR, what about buying - gulp - Windoze and PC WordPerfect? The new
>Intel Mac came
>with Parallels Desktop, so I *could* do that.....
>Which side is the darkest - Word on Mac, or WordPerfect under Windoze?
>Any thoughts on the above?
Download NeoOffice and use it to read your WP files and as your word
It is FREE, there is now an Intel-native version, it can handle both the
WordPerfect file format and the Word file format, and its pretty
If you do decide to move to MS Word, you can use NeoOffice as an
intermediary to convert your files to Word format.
Randy B. Singer
The Macintosh Bible (4th, 5th and 6th editions)
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