So what are these applications you have on your dock? Can you give a description about some of the more unique applications you have? How often do you use each of these applications? Do you keep your dock organized in any particular way? And, can you post a screenshot? Here is what I have: Finder System Preferences: Used sometimes Sherlock: Used sometimes Adobe Photoshop 6.0.1: Used often Appleworks 6.2.4: Used all the time, basically Audacity 1.0.0: Audio-editing application. Extremely unstable. iTunes 3.0: Used al the time, basically PresentMovie: Can view QT movies full screen for free. Used sometimes Toast 5.1.1: Not used so often, since the iPod came around. Acquisition: Excellent P2P program. Used most recently Limewire 2.4.4: Used a lot until Acquisition entered the dock. Mozilla 1.0: Used almost all the time for internet browsing. Neo: A P2P program. Used somewhat. Quicktime 6.0 RealPlayer OS X: Used rarely if needed. Graphing Calculator 2.2 for OS 9: A super cheap ($40) version of Mathmatica. Not used all that often. Mactracker 1.something. An acceptable application for Apple product knowledge. Not used often. Sigma Chess 6.0.1: Excellent Chess game. I highly recommend it. Used often. UltimateMacOthello1667: A powerful Othello game in Cocoa. Used sometimes. Ulis Moose: This must be the funniest app. on my computer. Check out the CD for MacAddict August 2002. This guy makes jokes every so often. Used recently.