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Hard disk icon has dissapeared from desktop

I am new to iMac computers. The hard disk icon was origionally on the top right hand corner of the desktop. But I must have clicked on something wrong. It has disappeared. Please help. How can I restore it to the top right hand corner to the desktop.

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Try this. Click on the desktop Then from the "Finder" menu choose "Preferences". In the "General" tab, make sure all the boxes are ticked - especially the one for "hard disks".

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Some icon disappear from desktop MY COMPUTER / INTERNET EXPLORER / RECYCLE BIN \r\nand when i inter on properties of the dektop the chekbox of MY COMPUTER icon is not active
even when i inter on my computer in another way hard disk letter icons not appare i get an empty windows

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To add the hard disk icon back onto your desktop, first click the "Finder" button in the dock. It is the dark and light smily face icon at the end of the dock.

Next, click the "Finder" menu item at the top of the screen and then "Preferences". In the "Finder Preferences" window that opens, click the "General" button. From there you can select what system items appear on your desktop. You can click "Hard disks" to re-add the hard disk icon.


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