For Immediate Release
Bleu Rose Ltd. Announces Black & Bleu(tm) and Black & Bleu/PRO Version 2.1
Hacienda Heights, California (July 23, 2000) -
Bleu Rose Ltd. announces the release of Black & Bleu(tm) and Black &
Bleu/PRO v2.1 maintenance release
Black and Bleu(tm) is an application that lists 4,384 Macintosh OS error
codes with Apple's cryptic explanation of each. Black & Bleu enhances
Apple's explanation of these Mac OS error codes by providing less cryptic
and more useful detailed explanations and remedies for many of these
errors. It takes the mystery out of error codes with explanations in plain
English. This is the most comprehensive list of Mac OS errors currently
v2.1 is a minor update with no new features.
New customers or ones upgrading from version 1.n of Black & Bleu(tm) will
enjoy the following features of Black & Bleu v2.1:
* 4,384 error codes
* Many more detailed explanations
* Annotate our explanations with your own text
* Hexadecimal error codes
* Error codes sorted numerically
* Error code listing by group, number and name
* Full text search for words, phrases or numbers
* Sad Mac codes and explanations
* Free analysis of errors that don't have a detailed explanation
* Simple to use interface
Free demo; Black & Bleu standard unlimited use electronic version $29.00
(USD); CDROM version, $41.00 (USD) including shipping charges & applicable
taxes. This special pricing is only available if purchased directly from
the Kagi online store (details on our web site at www.bleurose.com). Black
& Bleu/PRO unlimited use electronic version $129.00 (USD); CDROM version,
$141.00 (USD) including shipping charges & applicable taxes.
The "PRO" form offers the same features as the Standard version but differs
from the Standard version in one important way. The "PRO" version allows
you to export the detailed explanations to a file. This feature allows
Technical Professionals to pass the information on to others - something
not permitted by the terms of the standard version. The software license
reflects this ability as well.
Any Mac or clone
Mac OS 7.0 or later
6.9 MB of disk space
1.8 MB of RAM
Black & Bleu(tm), Black & Bleu/PRO(tm), and our other products Cap'n
Midnight's VCR+, and TCalc are available from our web site at:
http://www.bleurose.com as free fully functioning demos. These demos can be
launched for a limited number of times before they expire. Otherwise, each
is an exact copy of the commercial version. In fact, if you purchase the
license key and apply it to your demo copy, the demo is converted directly
into the commercial version.
1.6 MB (about 5 minutes at 56kb)
Black & Bleu (standard) Price
$29.00 U.S. dollars (standard unlimited use electronic version)
$41.00 U.S. dollars (standard CDROM version, price includes shipping and
applicable taxes). This special pricing is only available if purchased
directly from the Kagi online store (details on our web site at
www.bleurose.com). The normal price is $34.00 (electronic) and $46.00
(CDROM). Special upgrade pricing is available for customers who have
purchased previous versions.
Black & Bleu/PRO Price
$129.00 U.S. dollars (standard unlimited use electronic version)
$141.00 U.S. dollars (CDROM version, price includes shipping and applicable
All explanations are in English.
About Bleu Rose Ltd.
Based in Hacienda Heights, California, Bleu Rose Ltd. develops and supports
products to help people use their Macintosh in better ways. For further
information or to purchase software, visit the Bleu Rose Ltd. web site at
http://www.bleurose.com. Bleu Rose Ltd. is a privately held company.