on 7/24/01 2:29 PM, EdHamrick@aol.com at EdHamrick@aol.com wrote:
> I have no idea what "embedded backspace characters" means.
it means that Vuescan creates a file with a name which includes a backspace
character. This is very hard to see until you scan the files with some
utility which renders backspace characters. Otherwise it just moves the
cursor back over the previous character.
>> Moreover, the crop tool on
>> the Mac frequently *does not work*.
> Can you be a bit more descriptive? Whenever someone sends
> me a procedure in enough detail to reproduce on my system,
> I can almost always fix it quickly.
this has been described before on this forum. When trying to drag either
corners or sides of the crop box, the crop box doesn't obey and flips back
to some other position. It becomes quite impossible to select the entire
>> I known that one-man cross-platform software is tough... vuescan is
>> positively user-friendly compared to Helmut Dersch's excellent panotools
>> suite... but a tiny amount of effort here would reap a large reward.
> I'm always quite happy to fix things that people report. I
> prioritize the fixes based on the number of people who report
> a problem.