Document Revision History

This table describes the changes to Preferences Utilities Reference.

2013-08-08Clarified that the "any host" option is not supported in any combination for choosing a preferences domain.
2012-06-11Added note that CFPreferences is thread-safe.
2010-03-05Updated discussion of CFPreferencesSynchronize for OS X v10.6.
2007-10-31Noted unsupported domains.
2007-02-21Corrected description of return value for CFPreferencesCopyMultiple.
2005-12-06Made minor text changes to conform to reference consistency guidelines.
2005-08-11 Cosmetic changes to conform to documentation guidelines.

Added note about immutability of values returned from preferences.


Added note about need for Admin privileges to modify “Any User” preferences.


Corrected function result description for CFPreferencesAppValueIsForced.


Clarification of use of CFPreferencesSynchronize.


First version of this document.