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How can I browse white icons in Mac OS X Finder (Mavericks)?

I have bunch of white, transparent png icons in my folder and I find no way to see them clearly even if I change the background in view options (still white overlay on the image stays): I know ...
0
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1answer
757 views

Mac get info always showing png icon instead of the icon

When I open 'Get Info' copy my icon over the default and it applies it but it never shows it. It only shows the default PNG icon (with the pictures and the camera). Does anybody faced the problem ...
0
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1answer
83 views

mac: change icon of app launched with arguments?

I launched firefox from the Terminal with some command line arguments. It appears in the doc and now I want to change the icon from the firefox icon to something else and keep it in the dock. How do I ...
0
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1answer
44 views

Mac Lion icon change issue

My Mac is doing this weird thing. I changed the icon for my Documents and Downloads folder and everything is fine. The new icon shows up in the dock when I drop there. The problem is when I create a ...
2
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1answer
212 views

Sort icons in Finder window

Where do you enable the option (if there's any) to automatically sort and line up the icons in a Finder window, when you resize it? I have the default Windows behaviour in mind where the icons take ...
3
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1answer
2k views

Sites folder icon is incorrect in Finder sidebar on Mac OS X Lion

I recently did a clean install of Mac OS X Lion. Now, I can't figure out why the icon for the Sites folder in the finder sidebar is just a regular folder and not the special Sites icon it used to be. ...
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5answers
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How to change the Finder icon in Mac OS X Lion?

Is there a way to change the Finder icon in Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, without using something like Candybar? Here's what I've already tried updating (neither worked): ...
0
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1answer
277 views

Tool to generate icons like the default dmg-icon with a custom icon on top in perspective

I'm looking for a tool or template which generates icons like this default one: With custom icons applied on top of it in the right perspective like here:
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3answers
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How can I create an icon on my Macintosh desktop that takes me to a web page?

How can I create an icon on my Macintosh desktop that takes me to a web page?
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2answers
268 views

Why can I sometimes not drag icons to a supposedly empty spot on my Mac OS X desktop?

I'm using align to grid. There's an icon. There's an empty space. I drag from icon to empty space. It bounces back to its original spot as though there were an icon in the empty space. But there's ...
2
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2answers
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Why do my desktop icons resize themselves repeatedly?

I used ln -s (symbolic link) to link a folder to my Desktop on Mac OS X 10.6 to get Dropbox to sync it. I'm not sure if that's related to the symptom or not, but I did notice that shortly thereafter, ...
1
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1answer
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Finder Sidebar Icons - How do I duplicate?

I've noticed that some system directories, when dragged to the Finder's sidebar, utilize special small-scale icons not visible in any other place. Even when looking at one of these folders in a Finder ...
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3answers
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Change the glyph on a Mac OS X folder icon [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change the icon (apply a thumb) of a folder on Mac OS X? I noticed that some system folders on Mac OS X (such as downloads, movies, etc..) have a glyph. Is it ...
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3answers
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Quick Mac OS X shut-down icon

How would I create an icon on my Mac OS X desktop, to do a "shut down"? (With... or without... the "are you sure" verification.)
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1answer
291 views

Suddenly - No icons on Snow Leopard

I have been experiencing problems with icons in the dock. When I open an application that is not in the dock (e.g. from the finder), a transparent square appears. Same thing happens in the application ...
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1answer
715 views

Extension icons in Chrome for Mac have disappeared

On my new MacBook Pro running Snow Leopard 10.6.2 and Google Chrome for Mac, 5.0.307.11 beta, some (but not all) of the icons for extensions have disappeared. I can tell SOMETHING is still there, ...
0
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2answers
173 views

iPod Icon Images

Does anyone know of a place where I can get high-quality iPod icons (I'm specifically looking for a 5G iPod). I want to use it to make a custom volume icon for an iPod I'm using as a bus-powered ...
0
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2answers
789 views

How to Change the Arrangement of Icons in Mac OS X?

Say for example, In some folders, I need large view for images. I have to press Command-J (View -> View Options) and set the grid size larger or use Cover Flow View (Command-4) In some folders, I ...
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5answers
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How can I change an application icon in Mac OS X?

I've just created an AppleScript simple application and I'd like it to have a nice icon (besides the rolled paper it is by default). How can I change an icon for this application (or any other ...