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The Final Cut
May 5, 2010, 12:50 AM
Trying to figure out how people are organizing their icons in sections on the dock...(not with stacks, literally spacing out icons on the dock)

May 5, 2010, 12:20 PM
One way is to use the tool OnyX to add the spaces

The Final Cut
May 5, 2010, 01:19 PM
Thanks, I actually had that before but got ride of it because I got nervous it was going to corrupt OSX:eek: But if thats the way it has to be done, its worth the risk I suppose.

May 5, 2010, 02:12 PM
You can do this without 3rd party tools.

Left side:
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-apps -array-add '{tile-data={}; tile-type="spacer-tile";}

Right side:
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add '{tile-data={}; tile-type="spacer-tile";}'

Of course, follow those with a killall Dock. You can drag between sides as well, so you don't have to create left and right spacers.