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Finder's context menu by control click stopped working

by tmcdanel / October 3, 2009 7:20 AM PDT

Mac PowerBook Pro with OSX 10.5.8

Control click stopped working and does not give me a contextual menu in the finder or any other program (including Stickies or Word) anymore.

I tried resetting Keyboard & Mouse System Preferences to default. I looked for Finder preference, or Finder preference file (it used to be "" according to an old 2005 forums.Macrumors post) but i could not find one.

I just reinstalled Leopard a couple of weeks ago, and do not want to go thru that again if i can avoid it.

Do you have suggestions?

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Another account?
by tkessler / October 6, 2009 6:32 PM PDT

Does it work properly in another account?

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There is still a "" file in 10.5.8
by Mr. Gregg / October 7, 2009 1:09 AM PDT

You must look in the correct Library folder. It's the one that's in your Home folder. That's the folder with the little white house icon. In that Library folder, is the Preferences folder with the file you are seeking.

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