Thread: items on desktop disappearing
08-31-2005, 12:54 AM #1JonsterGuestitems on desktop disappearing
i saved three things on my desktop through the internet, two pictures and one video, but when i looked, they weren't on my desktop ... at least they weren't visible. i went to itunes to see if i could still find the picture that i had downloaded for cover art and it showed the two images and video file that i had saved onto my desktop. problem is, i can't see them. i went to my hdd and clicked on desktop and even there it doesn't show anything. can somebody possibly help me out?
08-31-2005, 04:21 PM #2
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By chance do you have another folder on your HD called Desktop?
Do a search for the file name to see if the Finder can find it for you.
08-31-2005, 04:47 PM #3
I started using PS from finding this forum and all the help I have gotten here thru the years is immeasurable
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08-31-2005, 06:04 PM #4JonsterGuest
what's spotlight? i'm new to macs.
also, i just restarted my pc and the stuff was back on the side like i asked it, but hopefully it never goes away again.
08-31-2005, 06:49 PM #5
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