View Full Version : LW7 crashes on my Mac

ron carboni
07-15-2004, 03:00 PM
I am having a lot of freezes and crashes on my G4 Mac with OS9 that has 1GB Ram and 450Mhz speed when I run LW7. That seems plenty of power to me. I do not do videos or motion, simply print only. At one time I moved an object and I did "not have enough memory".? I run the Norton disk doctor to fix but problems come right back. I upped the memory to no avail. Is there a known problem to run LW on the Mac?

Ron :(

07-15-2004, 03:17 PM
Make a "defrag" and make sure that you have all the latest drivers! It might help.

Try this also:http://vbulletin.newtek.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=25803

Good luck!

07-15-2004, 07:25 PM
If you ask the guys in the "LW Mac" forum they may be able to tell you why LW isn't working in OS 9. There doesn't seem to be a lot of support for using 3D apps in OS 9. Personally, I'd get my hands on Panther if I were you. OSX handles memory much more efficiently. LW is running nearly perfect on my OSX system.