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  1. #1

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    Apr 22, 2005
    Question Application icons on desktop?
    Not sure where to post this.

    When I open up certain apps, for example M/S messenger, I get an icon that sits on the desktop. How can I get rid of this (and why does it do it), as I've got about 4 apps that I use reguarly that does this and its cluttering up my desktop.

    I've attached a screen grab of my desktop so you know what I mean.

    Thanks all.
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    Member Since
    Jul 22, 2003
    Hamilton College
    20" iMac C2D 2.16ghz, 13" MacBook 2.0ghz, 60gb iPod vid, 1gb nano
    You didn't properly install the programs. You have to open up those disk icon's, and drag the file inside to your Applications folder, and from their you drag the icon to the dock. You can now eject the disks and they will not appear anymore
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  3. #3

    Member Since
    Apr 22, 2005
    Yay that worked, thanks trpnmonkey41!

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