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From Larry Gusaas <>
Subject Re: recent problems .
Date Fri, 06 Dec 2013 09:07:53 GMT
On 2013-12-06, 12:15 AM Irma Kittelson wrote concerning "recent problems .":
> I have been using Open Office on my Mac Book Pro( new in Feb 2013)  for several years
> ( I used it on my last MacBookPro also .).  likely 4 or 5 years  I think,  it was recommended

> where I bought the computer - and I have really liked it -  it can doeverything I need
a word 
> processor to do, and  I am always learning to do new things with it.
> Suddenly last weekend this message appeared - even though I did not remember OO quitting
> I tried clicking both buttons to no avail ..  so decided to  dump the OO I had installed
> re download it ..  I use Chrome so had no Safari issues when downloading .
> However now  the OO program will not quit without me Force Quitting it when I shut off
> computer, and  it also does not respond to copying <command C>  to cut and paste
etc - 
> neither will be print from <command P> I think I did get it to print today using
the print 
> directly  icon on the OO header. Also the icon will not stay  in the  dashboard .. so
I have 
> to find it in the App folder every day ..
> Anyway I would love to get back to having it respond like it used to -  I have many files

> saved on my computer which were created using OO, and if they are unusable I will need
to get 
> to work retyping them -  whoa - a lot of extra work ..
> Any help  you can give me would be appreciated ..
> ( we’ll be away for the next  couple of days,  so there is no huge rush for a reply
> Irma Kittelson

You need to delete the file "org.openoffice.script.savedState". It is in the "Saved Application

State" folder in your User/Library.

See this post on the user forum for detailed instructions:


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Larry I. Gusaas
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan Canada
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