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Mathematica Menu Item

Edit Preferences...

opens the Preferences dialog to view and edit preferences, options, and system settings.
  • On Mac OS X, the Preferences menu is located in the Mathematica application menu.
  • Keyboard shortcuts: Shift+Ctrl+O (Windows); Shift+Cmd+O (Macintosh); Shift+Ctrl+O (X).