old performa OS8

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by norde, Sep 10, 2003.

  1. norde macrumors newbie

    Sep 10, 2003
    was havin problems today in a customers with an OLD mac :mad:

    performa running 0s8
    and a G3 on 8.6

    problem being filesharing...... the performa can see the G3 ok in the chooser, but when connected to it it sloooooows way down :confused:

    also the g3 is unable to see the performa in the chooser :(

    file sharing is enabled on both machines ok but i aint seen os8 in such a long time i cant remember whats missing !!?!!

    any ideas folks.......
    any input much appreciated
  2. PowerBook User macrumors regular

    May 29, 2003
    Make sure the hard drive on the Performa is being shared. I think you go to the File menu, then Sharing.... Make sure "Share this item and its contents" is checked. I can't guarantee that will work, but it might.

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