An indirect solution to your problem would be to install Dan Walkowski's Okey Dokey Pro which "presses the default button in modal dialogs after a time limit." <http://hotfiles.zdnet.com/cgi-bin/texis/swlib/hotfiles/info.html?fcode=MC12738&b=mac> At 11:00 AM -0500 10/23/00, Gary R. Bernstein wrote: >OK. I am at about my wits end with this. Hopefully, somewhere here knows >of a solution. I have three machines (2 servers and 1 machine that backs >up my users) that all occasionally have this problem. Lately, the problem >has been getting worse. > >All of my backups are set to run at night. (actually all are set to run >after midnight except for 2 scripts on the backup server which start to >run at 6pm). > >On many mornings, I will come in and find a dialog box on the server that >says "Do you really want to quit or stop backups" with a OK or resume >button. At this point, no backups have occured. If I click resume, backups >start (which can be a problem on the servers if they take long or I get in >late). If I click cancel, then no backups occur. > >My machines (we will focus on the backup server) is running version 4.2a >retrospect software and is running on a blue and white g3. It has plenty >of memory and plenty of hard drive space. It is connected to a kvm switch >for monitors and keyboards. > >I have set the security preference to ask for a password. At some point, I >was told this would stop this behavior. It has not. > >This is not making much sense to me, because the only way that the dialog >box should come up is if someone hits a key on the keyboard or mouse. >Since no one is in the office, they can't be hitting the keyboard. > >Please help. > >thanks > >PS. I have considered upgrading to 4.3 but since they don't discuss this >problem anywhere, I assume that it is a problem that I have been having >and not a version problem - or I could be wrong. -- ---------------------------------------------------------- To subscribe: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Archives: <http://list.working-dogs.com/lists/retro-talk/> For urgent issues, please contact Dantz technical support directly at [EMAIL PROTECTED] or 925.253.3050.