03-07-2013, 09:41 PM #1
Can't get mounted drives on Desktop, no customized icon
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- Feb 28, 2013
- MacBookPro 2011 (A1286), 2.2 GHz, 16GB RAM, DualGrafix, Mountain Lion 10.8.2 / iPod /iPhone4s
When I plug in my external drive or usb or insert a dvd, it does not appear on the desktop automatically. I have to access it through finder.
How do I do it? Is it in the system preference somewhere?
In windows always used customized icons for my drives. I guess the autorun.inf file does not work in Mac. How do I use my own icons for external drives? If there is a post already (can't find it by search) and someone knows it, please give me the link.
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03-07-2013, 09:46 PM #2
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03-07-2013, 09:46 PM #3
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