Troubleshooting in OSX (Was: WP Characters)
> > All I can think of is to toss WP's prefs file and restart classic.I was going to suggest Repair Permissions too; glad that
> That did it. Thanks.
wasn't needed, although it's said to be a good maintenance
tool, say every week or so.
A couple of weeks ago I was experiencing slightly flakey
behavior in classic, happened to restart the module for
another reason, and was surprised how classic then ran
smoothly. Since I use WP a lot I leave classic on, but now
restart it every few days or a week.
Periodically refreshing WP's prefs file is not a new idea.
As stable as this program is, the prefs file could use it
every month or so. What I've done is trashed prefs,
opened WP, set all preferences as I like them, and then
made a copy of that prefs file. When I need it, restoration
is now a thirty-second procedure.
I also keep a backup of my library. Should the active
one become corrupted, I trash it, start WP without a
library (so it makes a new one), then copy styles,
macros and other resources from the backup to the