How can I get my main HDD to show on my deesktop with Lion?

ozziegn

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Aug 16, 2007
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this might sound like a dumb Q but how can I get my main hard drive to show up on my desktop? it use to be there with Snow Leopard but no longer with Lion.
 

ideal.dreams

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Jul 19, 2010
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In Finder press CMD + COMMA. It will open Finder Preferences. On the first tab you'll see "Show these items on the desktop". Check "hard disks" and you're good to go :)

 
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ozziegn

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Aug 16, 2007
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Central FL Area
^ sweet! thank you so much. who knew something so simple could be hidden right under my nose?

thanks a bunch! :)
 
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