Originally posted by sc_markt
Anybody know if OS X has or requires an occasional "rebuild the desktop" command that was in classic?
Thanks in advance to all who answer.
You mean, a procedure that actually does something quite specific, but becomes a totemic 'catch-all' placebo - the first stage advised in any
That would be fixing permissions.
ps , you can trash the following in ~/Library/Preferences
for a Desktop rebuild-like effect.
i find the first thing for a user-based issue is to trash the contents of ~/library/Caches ( after a reboot, natch).