Re: Use of WordPerfect with Mac OSX 10.4.9
> BTW, I am running a 17" MacBookPro (CoreDuo Intel) with OS 10.4.9.This is because you can't run the Classic environment on Intel Macs.
> Thank you for your help.
You may want to try a PowerPC MacOS emulator like SheepShaver.
- Geoff --
Thanks. I saw the instruction in Section IV (Step D), but it did not
state to do that first. I was planning to install Sheepshaver AFTER
Thanks for correcting me.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Geoff Gilbert <Geoff@...> wrote:
> Nothing to do with 10.4.9, rather it is that you have an intel mac
> and classic applications, such as WP, are not supported. You have to
> install Sheepshaver first and run WP under Sheepshaver. The full
> Sheepshaver install plus WP is available from the Links section of
> this group.
> >Good Morning. I just (about an hour ago) found out about this
> >Tech Group and the community of WordPerfect afficionados.
> >I followed your instructions in "Getting Started ...." However,
> >when I attempted to run the program installer, I received a
> >splash screen stating: "You cannot open the application 'Install
> >Corel WordPerfect 3.5e' because it is not supported on this system."
> >Last evening, I ran the Mac OSX 10.4.9 Updater from Apple
> >Computer. Are you aware of any modifications in that update
> >that might prevent installation of WordPerfect? Or, might I have
> >not performed actions in the correct order (I am in step I.D. of
> >"Getting Started ...."
> >BTW, I am running a 17" MacBookPro (CoreDuo Intel) with OS 10.4.9.
> >Thank you for your help.
- --- In email@example.com, "wgibson648" <WFG2@...> wrote:
> Thanks. I saw the instruction in Section IV (Step D), but it did notThis has been clarified in a new revision of "Getting Started with WP Mac.pdf"
> state to do that first. I was planning to install Sheepshaver AFTER
> everything else.