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On 1/3/12 8:21 PM, Amy Mandaean wrote:
Thanks Jay,

I have the new Lion OS, but I am MAC retarded.  ;)  Just switched over after being a
lifetime (and fairly proficient) PC user.  Can't for the life of me find this User folder...
> any advice where to look?

Hi, Amy,

Regarding where to look, and this assumes Snow Leopard and Lion are the same:

1. Open a Finder (aka folder window) for the System (boot drive/ C:\ drive in Windows speak) 2. Open the Users Folder. You can use the twisty triangles if you like, but I sometimes find the finder window becomes too complicated/filled for this old mind of mine. Double clicking gives you views somewhat similar to Windows. 3. I think you will find a folder with the name you assigned the computer when it was new. Double click on that folder.
4.      Double click the Library folder.
5.      Double click the LibreOffice Folder.

The 3 folder should be there, and opening the 3 folder will give you another user folder. Macs seem to have user folders everywhere like weeds! LOL

I hope this is the folder Jay is referring to.

Here's a link to a LibreOffice discussion that sounds like the same problem you are having.

The discussion contains a link to a similar discussion in the Open Office Forum.

Best of luck.


Mac OS X 10.6.8
Firefox 9.0.1
Thunderbird 9.0.1
LibreOffice 3.4.4

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