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How do I get Lion NOT to open  previous documents when I open any of my software?

Time:November 30
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My Macbook opens the last document in MS Word, Excel, Pages etc, or the last window in Safari. HOw do I get it to go to my homepage or the regular first window? I have tried unchecking the box in the Shutdow
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Go to System Preferences/General and uncheck the 'restore windows when quitting and re-opening apps'.
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I have a problem described exactly at:  http://www.devdaily.com/mac-os-x/mac-os-x-lion-preview-reopens-all-previous-docu ments-restore Tried everything suggested at this article, including General settings, Terminal command etc. Problem persists, Pre

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