Portable Address Book
Copy local preferences
You can copy your user preferences folder to Portable Address Book
preferences window ask you. So, if you wish to use your
cards, groups and preferences you already have, run Portable Address Book
on your system and click Copy
Warning: Data and passwords stored with Keychain are not portable!
This will copy your ~/Library/Application Support/AddressBook
folder and ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.AddressBook.plist
file to Portable Address Book. Preference file and folder are inside the
application bundle Portable Address Book.app/Contents/Resources/Library/.
A confirm window will show preferences size and space available. You
can confirm or cancel.
If copy will take some time a task bar give you a feedback.
A pop up window confirm the end of preferences copy or advice if an error occurred.
You will prompt when preferences
size is greater than space available on your drive. This will not copy
existing Address Book preferences.
This will allow you to copy your preferences next time you will open
Portable Address Book.
This will never ask you to copy local preferences to Portable Address Book.
Remove file "Portable Address Book.app/Contents/Resources/CopyPref_Done" to
copy preferences again.