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OS 10.4 - help ! - 200 finder windows - close ?


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how can i close 200 finder windows without having to manualy do it ?
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Apple icon (top left corner of screen)

select Force Quit

select Finder

click Relaunch button
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option + close button

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That's so much more friggin useful than my way! Thanks, immdb! REP!
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wait

they dont work - just close the finder and re-open it with all the 200 windows ?

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i have tried restarting and shutting down but no luck.

HELP !
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Hold the option key down and click on the close window button (the red one)
it will close all open windows (works in applications also)

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??? Maybe APPLE+W 200 times...
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if they close individually and not the way that I indicate, then you have other problems.

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If you prefer the mouseless way, command+option+w

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done !

thanks - use the comman - option - w
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I'm glad that worked for you... I was concerned some goof-ball was going to come in here and tell you to repair permissions or some such happy horsecrap!

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now that the problem is solved....why did you have 200 open finder windows?
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