Currently Being ModeratedNov 25, 2012 3:58 AM (in response to ensbc)
Did you set it to transfer the user from the old Mac before you created a user as part of the installation process? If you created a user with the same name as before it can't write into that, so it will have created another user and installed your files there.
Currently Being ModeratedNov 25, 2012 4:44 AM (in response to ensbc)
I should rename the account you created, then rename the account created by the Migration Assistant to your old account name. That way you can proceed as before but you have a spare user account - this can be useful for troubleshooting.
Currently Being ModeratedNov 25, 2012 6:35 AM (in response to Roger Wilmut1)
...I should clarify that you shouldn't do this simply by renaming the Home Folder. The method of renaming a user is mildly involved and is described here:
Note that when you are logged in as root user you shouldn't get creative - you could do a lot of damage. Just stick exactly to the instructions.
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