Dock.prefPane error loading in Snow Leopard

Apr 1, 2010 - 2 Comments



“The document ‘Dock.prefPane’ could not be opened. System Preferences cannot open files in the ‘Mac OS X Preference Pane’ format.”

Oh that makes perfect sense, a default preference pane can’t be opened by the System Preferences? What??

Maybe this is an April Fools joke from System Preferences… but a reboot fixed it.

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Posted by: William Pearson in Mac OS X


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  1. G Fisher says:

    I am having this problem, but a reboot and not much has helped me. Any suggestions?

  2. Howard Brazee says:

    Reboot did not solve it for my wife.

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