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From Larry Gusaas <>
Subject Re: Help! 'Personal settings locked'?
Date Sun, 12 Aug 2012 17:01:21 GMT
I noticed in another of your posts that you are using Lion.
The user/library folder is hidden in Lion. In finder, Option-click the Go menu to locate it.

Then follow the instruction in the link I gave.

On 2012-08-12 10:52 AM Larry Gusaas wrote:
> See this post on the User Forum
> On 2012-08-12 9:01 AM John Logan wrote:
>> I have a problem which has occurred this morning.  On trying to open OpenOffice I
have been 
>> met with the following text box:
>> Either another instance of is accessing your personal settings or
>> personal settings are locked. Simultaneous access can lead to inconsistencies in
>> personal settings.  Before continuing, you should make sure user 'johnlogan' closes

>> on host ''.
>> Do you want to continue?  Yes / No
>> Needless to say I haven't continued.
>> What do I need to do to sort this out?  Is there any way of telling if anyone has
>> accessing my file?  Can anyone give me a good reason for not changing from OpenOffice
>> obviously is not secure, when it should be?
>> As I can't access any file on my computer - HELP!!
>> John Logan


Larry I. Gusaas
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan Canada
"An artist is never ahead of his time but most people are far behind theirs." - Edgard Varese

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