Unlock Pesky System Preference Pane Lockdown
Note, you're local mac account must have sudo privs for this to work. If you're in the same boat I'm in, there is some piece of management software (e.g. casper) installed on your system that removes access to system preference panes when you login (to a domain).
In my case, the "Security and Privacy" pane was removed by a network admin for I'm sure they believed to be very important reasons, but this prevents me from using my window management tool (BetterSnapTool).
On to the steps
In this example, I'm unlocking the "Security and Privacy" pane. You will need to substitue your locked panes plist below.