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Old Jan 6, 2013, 09:00 AM   #1
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Remove HDD icon from desktop

Ive tried to no avail to remove the HDD drive from my desktop.
Im sure its simple, but its making me nuts. TIA



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Old Jan 6, 2013, 09:02 AM   #2
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Finder>preferences> uncheck show hd on desktop
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Old Jan 6, 2013, 09:04 AM   #3
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Make sure you have 'Finder' in the top left of your screen and then press CMD+,

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The deselect the HDD box.
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Done. thanx again.
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Source to that wallpaper?
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Its showing you that your hard drive is really far out, man (said in my best Cheech and Chong voice)
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Make sure you have 'Finder' in the top left of your screen and then press CMD+,

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The deselect the HDD box.
How does that help, if the item is showing on the Desktop and not the Sidebar? For that one has to go to Finder > Preferences > General > Show these items on the Desktop
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