Macbook Desktop Problem :( please help

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by XxpikachuxX, Dec 8, 2010.

  1. XxpikachuxX macrumors 6502

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    Hi i just go my macbook from the apple store but everytime i move something from my folders to my desktop instead of being move its gets copied ):please help also i dont have the macintosh HD icon on my desktop how do i put it?
     
  2. rgarjr macrumors 603

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    sounds like your really green with OSX. :D There's a setting in Finder Preferences to show or hide your Mac HD.
     
  3. MacDawg macrumors P6

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    For your HD, tick the box that says "Hard disks" under Finder -> Preferences

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  4. XxpikachuxX thread starter macrumors 6502

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    What about the problem that it keeps copying everything?
     
  5. MacDawg macrumors P6

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    Are you using an external disk?
     
  6. XxpikachuxX thread starter macrumors 6502

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    No im not ): im using the HDD form the laptop but if i move like mmm... my itunes folder from my music folder instead of moving it will copy the whole folder onto my desktop ):
     

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