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System preerences will not open at all, even from Finder

\015 System preferences will not longer open in 10.5.6 on macbook\015

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Not much info to go on, so I will guess.
My guess is that your laptop has about 256MB of memory and came with a version of OSX that is older than Leopard, which is what you refer to with 10.5.6. You do not have enough memory to run Leopard. Get at least 1GB and it will work much better overall, plus allowing system preferences to work.
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