Skip navigation

blank desktop with just toolbar and dock

87 Views 0 Replies Latest reply: Jan 24, 2013 1:58 PM by hotwheels 22 RSS
hotwheels 22 Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
Currently Being Moderated
Jan 24, 2013 1:58 PM

i have been ignoring this issue on my 1st generation mac pro running lion.

 

sometimes the computer goes to a blank (my desktop color) screen with just the pulldown menu item area at the top and the dock at the bottom.

 

desktop icons just totally disappear.

 

i'd post an image of this after a restart but it - ooog - i just clicked on finder in the dock and everything is back. any ideas on what is up with this? i sometimes also see a LAG in the changing of a desktop icons name so that the old name sort of hangs there for awhile (2 or 3 seconds) until it eventually changes...

 

thoughts?

Mac Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.4), 64 bit Win7 in Parallels | iCloud

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.