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OS 10.4 - spotlight problem


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I seem to have a problem with spotlight. when click it it only highlights and doesnt actually launch i've no idea what has happened, any ideas?

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Remove the com.apple.spotlight.plist and com.apple.finder.plist files in your user library (~/Library/Preferences/) and restart the computer.
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cheers for that. Worked a treat
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