[NTLK] A Newton story

Noah Leon moosefuel at gmail.com
Wed Nov 21 09:43:20 EST 2018

I have a similar story, but mine was when I was in high school. I asked if
I could use the printer to print an assignment that I had written. The
teachers were impressed. Unfortunately when I used their printer somehow it
messed up their Appletalk network and they could never get the printer to
work again! Or that's what I assumed, maybe they tried turning it off and
on again. This was with my original MessagePad, which makes it all the more

On Wed, Nov 21, 2018 at 3:25 AM L.W. Brown <lwb at mac.com> wrote:

> > On Nov 20, 2018, at 11:35 PM, sir iZaac <sirizaac at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past
> several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet
> approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the
> printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple
> LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely
> surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K.
> He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few
> seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his
> office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:
> >
> > Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.
> >
> > Mailed from my treehouse
> >
> > sir iZaac
> >
> > ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> >
> > http://newtontalk.net/
> > http://twitter.com/newtontalk

Sent from Noah's Personal Gmail Account

More information about the NewtonTalk mailing list