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can a utility like Norton DD fix all these problems?
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Apr 25, 2000, 10:26 PM
I've been reading about all of these problems regarding os 9.0.4 and was wondering if using a utility such as Norton Utilities wouild fix these problems? I mean, maybe it's just some damaged files that's causing all of these problems. I have had situations in the past where I have had a problem with the mac os and Norton came to the rescue resulting in no more crashes... Does it work in this case?

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Apr 25, 2000, 11:39 PM
Used Norton for years, but left it at 5.0 - it was always reporting problems with "B" tree leaves - and still reported them after "fixing" them.

Have found TechTool Pro much more reliable and effective - but it MUST be 2.5.4 (released in the last 2 weeks) to work with OS 9.0.4.

Just one person's experience - 3 Macs operating.

ADMIN's note:
techtool has so many stupid bells and whistles that no one ever uses... Norton is the best utility suite, diskwarrior is a must, too... it can do what no other util can

[This message has been edited by wlonh (edited 06-03-2000).]
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