Vanishing document (was: double-clicking to open docs)
- --- In email@example.com, "ianbooks2000" <ianbooks@...> wrote:
> FWIW, I just downloaded & installed OS10.4.6 (new update). AfterOr the update can in effect repair something that had become
> I had moved to 10.4.5, I couldn't open WP documents except by
> using File> Open. Double-clicking didn't work, and neither did
> dragging the file icon & dropping it on the WP icon. Now (for the
> moment at least [crossed fingers]), double-clicking again works.
> No idea why, or why it stopped, but maybe the update fixed
> some subtle problem.
I would like to stay on top of this, since the fact that only a few
people (running several flavors of OSX) experience it suggests it
can be fixed. Since the discussion a week ago, has anyone with
the issue reinstalled anything, run diagnostics (with other than
the supplied Disk Utility), or changed system configuation,and