|Jan 31, 2013, 07:50 PM||#1|
Dock App? Stuck in the Dock
Okay I have failed to receive the solution to my problem online for the past 3 days on various forums/ask blogs. So here is my last chance.
This Dock App is stuck in my Dock. It is from the Core Services Folder. Anyways the Problem is. I can't remove from my dock. If I force quit it, my Dock just restarts with it still in it. Also when I right click it says that the app is not responding.
I have tried killall Dock (Just restarts the dock), I've tried setting the dock to default settings (It still is there) I've tried making a new user and its still there I've tried the -9kill or whatever and again it just restarts the dock. I've also tried deleted the Dock app in core services but I can't because Its still running. So I feel like I'm just stuck with this annoying thing in my dock forever.
I think that if I could back up then delete the dock in the Core Services Folder that would make the Icon in the Dock not findable and I could easily get rid of it. Then just replace the Dock in the core services again. But I don't know how to stop the dock from running cus it just restarts auto.
Any ideas on what I could try or do. Thanks so much. This has been driving me crazy.
Image of the app stuck.
Last edited by erke; Jan 31, 2013 at 07:59 PM.
|Feb 1, 2013, 12:05 PM||#2|
Have you considered Onyx? It's a pretty good system optimization/modification tool that might work to reset your dock.
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|Feb 1, 2013, 12:23 PM||#3|
You said the problem exists if you create new users, so this probably won't work either. But you might open Terminal in Utilities and paste in
mv ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.dock.plist ~/Desktop; killall Dock
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