When nothing seems able to get that preference setting right, don’t abandon hope – follow this instead.
Can now explain what is wrong with a file’s permissions, and can scan any folder of you choice.
New and more reliable version of a tool to check whether Home folder permissions are correct or causing problems.
I’m very grateful for the many comments which you’ve made recently about my free utility to check permissions, […]
Is there a better way to reset or repair permissions on your Home folder? Try a more targeted and controlled solution here.
Do you want Photos to show its library selection dialog when it opens? Here’s one solution without the Option key.
Where to look for that vital preference file? Here’s a list of those you’ll find most useful in Mojave.
Preference files are involved in many Mac problems, and are often their solution. Using them now isn’t simple: here is some guidance.
Inside all those hidden settings which control App Nap to Trackpad scaling factors: what they are and how to set them.
Helpful info and advice for all those using recent versions of my more popular free apps and utilities, about security and auto-updates.