Thursby Software Systems Announces DAVE® 3.114 Nov, 2001
Thursby Software Systems Announces DAVE® 3.1
Thursby Software Systems has released DAVE 3.1, the new version of its popular Macintosh to PC file and printer sharing software. This new version supports Mac OS X, version 10.1 and Mac OS 8.6-9.2. "DAVE is a commercial product with both client and server services developed specifically to retain the essential Macintosh user experience. And, DAVE is fully supported by Thursby Software Systems, a company with 15 years experience."
DAVE is really two products in one, with separate installation programs for Mac OS 10.1 and Mac OS 8.6-9.2. And totally new with this release, DAVE for Mac OS X allows Windows users to see and print to Mac shared inkjet and PostScript printers. The Mac OS 8.6-9.2 version supports bidirectional PostScript printing. Other features include:
- Bidirectional file sharing between Windows PCs and Macintosh computers
- Large file support (greater than 2 GB) in OS 9 and OS 10.1
- Long file name support (more than 31 characters) in OS 9 and OS 10.1
- Network Logon for Microsoft Domain access
- Automatic workgroup detection
- Integrated help
- Use of Microsoft native protocols so no additional hardware or software is needed for the PC
DAVE 3.1 is offered as a free electronic upgrade for customers who purchased DAVE during this calendar year and upgrade by December 31, 2001, and for those who have a support contract. Customers who purchased prior to this year can get the upgrade for $89.95. The U.S. retail price of DAVE 3.1 is $149.00.
Thursby Software Systems has been developing, supporting and marketing a wide variety of file share and print share software solutions since 1986. In addition to DAVE(R), Thursby products include MacSOHO(R), TSStalk(TM) and MacNFS(R). For additional information and downloadable graphics, see the web media site, www.thursby.com/media or contact Randy Phillips at 817-478-5070, firstname.lastname@example.org.