Can you limit folders in "Spaces" function?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by bking1000, Sep 12, 2009.

  1. bking1000 macrumors 6502a

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    If I am running Spaces (snow leopard) is there a way so that each space has a different DESKTOP view? That is, I could have a folder appear in space 1, but not 2, 3 or 4? Or is this only do-able by using different accounts?
     
  2. nout72 macrumors regular

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    It is not possible within OSX itself and currently there aren't any programms either that will allow you to change each space the way you describe: folders, stacks etc.

    The best I can come up with are these two programms (I am not sure if they work well with Snow Leopard)

    SpaceSuit lets you set a different wallpaper for each space
    Hyperspaces does the same as SpaceSuit, but with the option of adding colors, text labels, but not the ability to alter the content itself in every space.
     
  3. bking1000 thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    Maybe I'll try two different accounts, and see how that goes, but I will look into the products you mention.

    Thanks for the reply.
     
  4. iVoid macrumors 65816

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    You can't make them automatically open in different spaces, but you can manually move folders between spaces and/or open folders in different spaces.
     

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