Thread: Appleworks and Leopard tip.
01-02-2008, 12:45 PM #1
Appleworks and Leopard tip.
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- Jan 27, 2007
- 17 inch 2 GHz C2D imac (5,1) with 3GB DDR2 RAM, X1600 (128MB memory) GPU - OSX 10.6.3
I just want to pass on what I just figured out now.
I tried to use Appleworks on leopard and it quit on launch of the app. So I hunted around and realised it doesn't like auto saving and a few other things. So if the app doesn't work for you just do this and it should work like a charm. It did for me.
1. Find the Recent Items folder and delete the aliases inside it.
Find it at:
<YourMacintoshHD/Users/YourName/Documents/AppleWorks User Data/Starting Points/Recent Items>
2. Find the Auto Save folder and delete the documents inside it.
Find it at:
<YourMacintoshHD/Users/YourName/Documents/AppleWorks User Data/AutoSave>
3. Start up Apple works and go to the prefrences.
Disable these preferences:
Choose the AppleWorks > Preferences > General menu.
Set At Startup Show, to Nothing
Select the Files option in the Topic popup menu.
Uncheck the Auto-Save and Recent Items checkboxes.
Click the OK button.
That should be it. Now the app will work just like normal in Leopard.
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