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OS 10.5 - desktop files missing


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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,

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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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