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Safari icon disappeared

6930 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Mar 19, 2008 1:52 AM by Chester Harlan RSS
wytch Calculating status...
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Mar 18, 2008 10:19 PM
Where did it go? It's been a few since it disappeared from the menu. how can I restore it?
macbook, Mac OS X (10.5.2)
  • Macaby Level 3 Level 3 (910 points)
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    Mar 18, 2008 11:03 PM (in response to wytch)
    I can handle this one as it's happened to me a couple of times also. I suspect a misplaced keystroke deleted the icon from your dock. There are two ways that I know to correct this.

    1. Go to "applications" and click on Safari. That will "open" the program and also place the Safari icon on your dock.

    2. Go to "applications" and click highlight Safari. Then right click and select "make alias". Then drag the Safari Alias to the dock.

    In either case, the right click on the icon in the dock and select "Keep in Dock".
    MacBook 3.1 Intel Core 2 Duo 2.2GHz 4GB, Mac OS X (10.5.2)
  • M a cB o ok Level 2 Level 2 (335 points)
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    Mar 18, 2008 11:03 PM (in response to wytch)
    Open the Finder and go the Applications folder and look for Safari, and drag the icon to the dock.


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    or

    Press the "Command" + the "*Space bar*" and enter in "Safari", Safari will open and you can "Ctrl" click the icon and click "Keep in dock".



    Let me know if you can't find it.

    -Mike
    MacBook 2GHz 250GB HD 2GB RAM (White) - 20" iMac 2.4GHz (Aul), Mac OS X (10.5.2), iPod Nano, AirPort Extreme Base (N), 500GB External HD, 17" External Display
  • Chester Harlan Calculating status...
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    Mar 19, 2008 1:52 AM (in response to wytch)
    If you don't find the safari app. you can re-install it from your DVD using this:

    http://www.macupdate.com/info.php/id/6812/pacifist

    or just don't download it again

    Cheers
    BlackBook 2GB RAM, Mac OS X (10.5.2), 160GB iPod Classic-Powerbook 17"-Edirol FA-66 Soundcard

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