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Shawn, Computer Engineer
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Experience:  15 years of Mac software and hardware troubleshooting experience, 10 years of programming experience
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Hi Shawn, I dont know whether you got my reply or not, but

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Hi Shawn, I don't know whether you got my reply or not, but Documents wasn't there when I went to Preferences and sidebar!
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Shawn replied 7 years ago.
Hello again,

Can you tell me what version of Mac OS X you are using (Apple Menu->About This Mac)?

What options did you see in the Preferences dialog box that I pointed you toward?

Thanks! Kind regards,


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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Computer (no checks)
Hard Disks (-)
iDisk (check)
Network (check)
Connected servers (check)
Removable media (-)
Desktop (check) which I did
Home (check)
Applications (check)
Expert:  Shawn replied 7 years ago.

My apologies - the instructions I gave you are for 10.5

In 10.4.11, you'll have to manually add the Documents link again. To do this,

1) In the Finder, choose Go menu->Home
2) Drag the Documents folder in the right-hand pane into the list on the left, making sure that a horizontal line appears where you drag it (you may need to drag it to the bottom of the list). It will add a shortcut to the list, and you should be all set.

Let me know if you have any problems with this. Kind regards,

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