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Hey this may be silly but,

I tried to move all my apps to the dock in order to free up the desktop but some of them just come up w/ question marks when I try to open them and then when I pull them off the dock they literally go "poof" and dissapear and then I haev to re download....any ideas??
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You can not take them from the desktop to the dock
you need to put them in the applications folder first

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Open the application from its original folder, then right click it in the dock and select "Keep in Dock". This will keep it in the dock.
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