Currently Being ModeratedJul 24, 2013 12:39 PM (in response to kthandy3)
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Read > http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5548 Launchpad is available in OS X Lion and Mountain Lion.
Open > About this Mac, and tell us which Mac OS X version you are running. You should see 10.7 or 10.8 to have Launchpad, and if not, your OS X version doesn't include Launchpad