An Action Plan for Y2K

The "hangover" on Jan. 1, 2000 (Y2K) from the failure of computers and microprocessors to process the date may be painful. Here's what you can do to make sure your office sails through.

Check Your Equipment and Software The good news is that Mac-based computers are compliant through 2040. However, if you are one of 260 million PC-based computer users, you have three potential failure points:

*Hardware--Seventy-nine percent of PCs manufactured before 1997 have BIOS chips (these

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