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My Mac seems to keep forgetting the following settings:

  • I have to type my wireless password everyday (and checking "remember").
  • I couldn't permanently set a particular app to be the default opener of a .php file.
  • When I wake my Mac up from sleep, I need to reconnect the mouse before it can be used.

Why could this be?

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We need some more information such as: Which version of OS X are you running? What type of Mac is this? iMac, Macbook, etc? –  Bo Shubinsky Aug 15 '12 at 19:41
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Did you repair permissions already (via Disk Utility)? –  patrix Aug 15 '12 at 19:44
    
How is the mouse thing relevant? Does it stop talking to the mouse so you have to disconnect and reconnect the mouse so it works? –  CajunLuke Aug 15 '12 at 20:31
    
@Dan J Good catch with the edit. Thanks. –  CajunLuke Aug 15 '12 at 20:31
    
i have got macbook pro, mac osx 10.7.4. i didn't try repair permission –  levye Aug 15 '12 at 20:48
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