[wpmac] Re: How To Adjust Mac To 256 Colors When Running SheepShaver
- Thank you so much John.
Works perfectly. My question is resolved.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "J.J. McVeigh" <kd4vs@...> wrote:
> 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