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    Accidently Deleted my TextEdit !

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    Accidently Deleted my TextEdit !
    I just bought a used macbook pro and accidentally deleted textedit. It didn't come with the installation disc. I've search everywhere but I can't find a way to download textedit for OS X 10.6.5.

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    Accidently Deleted my TextEdit !
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    Have you definately deleted the app from the Applications folder?

    It should still be in the trash.....
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    Accidently Deleted my TextEdit !

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrplow View Post
    Have you definately deleted the app from the Applications folder?

    It should still be in the trash.....
    The textedit.app is not in the trash or the application folder.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrspunkimonkee View Post
    I just bought a used macbook pro and accidentally deleted textedit. It didn't come with the installation disc. I've search everywhere but I can't find a way to download textedit for OS X 10.6.5.
    Mistake number 1 is buying a machine without the restore disks.

    You can call Apple and they'll be able to send you new disks.
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    Quote Originally Posted by schweb View Post
    Mistake number 1 is buying a machine without the restore disks.

    You can call Apple and they'll be able to send you new disks.
    Is there any textedit.dmg that i can download.

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    No, it's installed with the OS. You could grab TextWrangler or any number of other text editors out there.

    However, if you don't have the install discs, I'd call Apple and ask for a replacement set.
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