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    hughvane's Avatar
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    May 18, 2008
    Banks Peninsula, New Zealand
    MacMini 2.4, 8 Gb, OS 10.10 and 10.6; MacBook 2.4, 4 Gb, OS 10.6.8
    What's The Significance Of This Date?
    A folder named User Template in Computer > Library > System cannot be accessed, even by the administrator. It has a red circle with a white horizontal line in it.

    Its Info date is 1 April 1976, it does not state the size of the folder and contents, and access is denied. Very odd. Also a couple of OS X applications have that same date. I'm aware of the significance of that date in the annals of Apple history, but in OS 10.4.11?

    What gives?

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    rohan's Avatar
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    Feb 24, 2008
    15" MacBook Pro 2.7 GHz Quad i7, 16GB | 27" iMac 3.1 GHz Quad i5 12GB| OS X.x | iPhone 4 iOS 7.1.2
    maybe a "very old" april fool joke
    << i can explain it to you...but i can't understand it for you... >>

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    louishen's Avatar
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    Oct 22, 2007
    Mac Mini Core i7 2012 | White 2009 MacBook 2 Ghz | 733 Mhz G4 Quicksilver
    It contains the templates for new users

    Mine says february 2007 (when Tiger was Installed I guess), maybe your macs clock had reset it self to OSX's year zero when you installed Tiger

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