lmjb1964 wrote:I was also having a problem with the spinning puzzle pieces when I tried to rotate pieces with the touchthingy on my new lapleopard, but then i found out about using the arrow keys. mrob, once you click on it, can you then use the arrow keys to orient the piece correctly?
Yes, but I'd have to do that again every time I move a piece. Moving a piece is a "click-drag-release" operation, and the release makes it go spinny.
I guess if I really wanted to do a jigsaw puzzle I'd disable the scroll feature of the mouse. It's easy enough to do: System Preferences > Mouse, click the little box next to "Scroll" and you're done. Repeat to set it back to normal. The real issue with me is that I do about 10% of a jigsaw puzzle and then decide I want to do something else for a while, then I never go back to it.
I am starting to write my analysis of the Beanish translation puzzle in Time, and you can read it here:
There's a lot more to write; most of the webpage is just an outline. You can read my additions as I add to it. But I encourage everyone to look at the puzzle on their own at first, so consider my