Trapping Y2 K Bugs On Your Pc

Now there's software to help you seek out and prevent millennial disasters

While corporations and governments scramble to make sure their computers are ready for the millennium, many PC owners are wondering what to do. The good news is that their computers aren't going to drop dead on Jan. 1, 2000. But PC software, especially database and spreadsheet programs used to run small businesses, may hide many date-sensitive problems that could already be causing trouble. (For a good overview of the problem, see www.ibm.com/ibm/year2000/pcs.)

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