lost stickies preferences

Posted on 1998-10-24
Last Modified: 2011-09-20
i erased the stickies preferences. by mistake. i think thats why stickies saves the notes as simpletext files. can i download new preferences from somewhere? i have a i mac so i cant  bring any new ones on a disk. i have the imac software restore cd , but i would like not to have to use it. is there a easy way to get the stickies to work ? please help.
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WileyKat earned 100 total points
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Not to sound insulting, but since when does any program need it's initial prefs file to function, especially an Apple program like Stickies? Have you tried just running the program?

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