Thanks very much Allan. You had the right idea.

This is not a TextMate problem after all, but is caused by a contextual menu plugin for the SugarSync application. It also occurs in several other apps, I later discovered.


-------- Original Message --------
From: Allan Odgaard <>
Subject: [TxMt] Re: Beachball when right-clicking - local profile only
Date: Sat, 9 Jan 2010 17:24:19 +0100
To: TextMate users <>

On 9 Jan 2010, at 12:39, xtfer wrote:

> I'm getting a TextMate hang and a beachball whenever I right-click  
> on a TextMate document

In Finder?

> but only in my local profile (i.e. a newly created account works  
> fine). Have tried deleting prefs and removing all custom bundles,  
> but no joy.

Try look in ~/Library/Contextual Menu Items. These are “plug-ins”  
injected into context menus (system-wide).

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