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my safari icon is missing. How do I find it?

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my safari icon is missing. How do I find it?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Techie_Ben replied 5 years ago.
Thank you for the question. You should be able to open Safari by using the spotlight search to open it, and then right-clicking the icon and selecting Options -> Keep in Dock. To open the spotlight search, just press cmd+spacebar, or click the magnifying glass on the top right corner of your screen and typing Safari.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
i have tried what you say previous to this. It does not work because I get choice of three different safari (application and some others with no clear icon. none of them leads to a solution)
Expert:  Techie_Ben replied 5 years ago.
If the application is missing or was partially removed, I would suggest downloading and installing from this page.
Expert:  CompExpert replied 5 years ago.
maybe I can shine some light on your problem.

Delete the files and from /Users/..(your account name)../Library/Preferences

after deleted those two files, reboot your system.

that should fix your missing icon problem.

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