Welcome back to the tutorial series that covers everything you ever wanted to know about preferences (.plist) files. So far, the series has explored what .plist files are, how to interpret the content of .plist files, how to edit these files (including working with "hidden" settings) and how to troubleshoot problems caused by .plist files. For all the details, see Parts I & II, Part III, Part IV and Part V.
Previous installments have focused mainly on .plist files found in their most common location: the Preferences folder of home directories (~/Library/Preferences). I did note … Read more