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OS 10.4 - Volumes folder at startup


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I am using 10.4.11, on an iMac using the internal 500GB hard drive as the startup disk (with approx. 350GB free space). Just recently a Volumes folder appears every time I startup containing an alias to the hard drive. I can trash-it, but it re-appears at next startup. Anyone got any idea why it has appeared and how I can delete it?
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Where does this icon appear

On the desktop or in the finder windows?
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The volumes folder has a folder (mount point) for each mounted partition/ disk. No need of deleting it. It's just a pointer to the mounted device and not using up your disk space.
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It is on my desktop (actually in the hard disk window).
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