All my settings gone, have no idea what's going on.

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by chaoticprout, Oct 5, 2007.

  1. chaoticprout macrumors member

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    Hey guys, all my settings for my OS and stuff are ALL gone my background is gone its like its back to default OS X settings, but my files and stuff are still here. What's going on? Can you help me. This is after i shut down normally yesterday and restarted today
     
  2. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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    You've lost access to your home directory.

    Have you renamed anything recently?
     
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  4. chaoticprout thread starter macrumors member

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    wwhat does that mean? maybe i did, i was moving stuff around on my desktop. Help ><
     
  5. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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  6. chaoticprout thread starter macrumors member

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    k so im 99% sure i didnt change that name and i check my permissions and stuff it says you can red and write
    so i we t into details
    and group and others were read
    while owner was read and write
    so i changed group access and others to read and write

    yesterday
    my computer was acting up
    and like
    the menu bar
    was offscreen
    and it was acting REALLY WEIRD
    so i restarting
    and this **** happens
    and now i have no idea whats going on
    and no way in hell im redoin my settin

    any ideas?
     
  7. chaoticprout thread starter macrumors member

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    so ive made sure that the home directory thing wasnt it, and it wasnt, i have no idea whats going on, anyone here have any suggestions>
     

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