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2109 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Oct 31, 2007 9:08 AM by scb
Currently Being ModeratedOct 31, 2007 4:36 AM (in response to Peter D Cox)You could move your files to the Shared folder, and pass them to another user. Importing Mail might be a little tricker.
Try this first. Remove the User/Library?Preferences folder (you can put it back afterwords) to the desktop, and restart. If this fixes the problem, you can toss the new folder, move this one back, and with a little effort, probably determine the bad .plist filePB G4, Mac OS X (10.5), You can clone from any chip type to the same chip type, safely.
Currently Being ModeratedOct 31, 2007 8:55 AM (in response to scb)Ok this was an advance - of sorts ......
Moved preferences and Leopard opened fine (all Icons back on the desktop) and finder working ... how do I decide what preferences files to copy back? do I need to log out each time to test? or do I have to close down? Sound v boring?
And what preference sticks all the desktop back in its new folder?
This isn't a great upgrade experience (and I have problems of three machines)Cube, Ibook, Imac 17, iMac 20, MacBook, Mac OS X (10.4.10), Convert from windoze so a boring prosletizer for Macs
Currently Being ModeratedOct 31, 2007 9:08 AM (in response to Peter D Cox)Yes, you have to return them 10 at a time, and make sure you know which 10 (Alphabetical, top to bottom, always helps. Then, when you figure out which 10 contains it, decide if you'd mind losing all of them or not. You could isolate the specific one, by reinstalling half each time. Yes, you must logout each time.PB G4, Mac OS X (10.5), You can clone from any chip type to the same chip type, safely.