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Re: [wpmac] Re: How To Adjust Mac To 256 Colors When Running SheepShaver

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  • C.W. Betts
    There should be a Monitors and Sound Control Panel.
    Message 1 of 9 , Nov 15, 2012
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      There should be a "Monitors and Sound" Control Panel.

      On Nov 15, 2012, at 7:57 PM, "britbloke" <julianswest@...> wrote:

      > Thanks for the response. "Monitors" does not show up in the Control Panel in Classic/SheepShaver.
    • britbloke
      Nope. There is a Sound under Control Panel, but nowhere does it mention Monitors.
      Message 2 of 9 , Nov 15, 2012
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        Nope. There is a "Sound" under Control Panel, but nowhere does it mention Monitors.



        --- In wordperfectmac@yahoogroups.com, "C.W. Betts" <Computers57@...> wrote:
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        > There should be a "Monitors and Sound" Control Panel.
        >
        > On Nov 15, 2012, at 7:57 PM, "britbloke" <julianswest@...> wrote:
        >
        > > Thanks for the response. "Monitors" does not show up in the Control Panel in Classic/SheepShaver.
        >
      • britbloke
        Thank you so much John. Works perfectly. My question is resolved. J
        Message 3 of 9 , Nov 15, 2012
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          Thank you so much John.

          Works perfectly. My question is resolved.

          J

          --- In wordperfectmac@yahoogroups.com, "J.J. McVeigh" <kd4vs@...> wrote:
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          > At 03:43 +0000 16.11.2012, John R wrote:
          >
          > >In both WPMacApp and SheepShaver-WordPerfect Install, the Monitors
          > >and Sound control panel is present but disabled. Go to Control
          > >Panels > Extensions Manager, enable that control panel, and restart.
          >
          > It is enabled for me, but that is because I performed separate
          > SheepShaver and OS installations.
          >
          >
          > >I forget why I disabled it in my package, but suspect I was worried
          > >about a conflict with the separate Sound control panel, which
          > >SheepShaver needs. I don't see a conflict at this point, though.
          > >Anyone know a reason to have M & S disabled?
          >
          > I have detected no conflicts.
          >
          >
          > >For that matter, is there a reason not to run SS/WP in 256 colors in
          > >the first place? The screen would be faster.
          >
          > Agreed, the only reason not to do that I can foresee is if a
          > particular program needs more than 256 colors. For the primary
          > programs that I run under SheepShaver and OS 9.0.4 (WordPerfect,
          > Timeslips, and Touchbase Pro), 256 colors should be fine. Just for
          > laughs, I tried launching an old version of Photoshop that I have (v.
          > 5.0 LE), and it does in fact run. That program would probably want
          > more than 256 colors.
          >
          > With best regards,
          > --
          > John Joseph McVeigh
          > Butler, Maryland, USA
          >
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