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    desktop files missing
    ALL MY FILES, AND SHORT CUTS, SAVED TO THE DESKTOP HAVE VANISHED. However when I go to finder and click on desktop they are there and accessible. How do I get to view them again on the desktop,

    Thanks

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    Surely Someone Know What Has Happened?

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    Have you tried a restart, or just logging in and out again?

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    yes, tried that.

    I cannot drag any files directly to the desk top, please give me other suggestions.

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    Does this help?

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    try all the normal osx maintenance stuff... rebuild permissions, verify prefs, zap pram, etc.

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    For some reason they back today, I dont know what fixed it. thanks for all the suggestions.

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