May 28, 2024
Add or Remove Dock Icon

Add or Remove Dock Icon

Posted September 29, 2007 at 1:49pm by iClarified
Dock icons are a quick way to launch applications. All it takes is a single click and your program is launched. Mac OS X comes with a few applications already added to the dock but you can add your own.

Add Icon to Dock
To add an icon to the dock you need to open a new Finder window and navigate into your applications folder.

Here you will see icons for every program you have installed on the computer.

Drag the icon out of the applications window and onto the dock. Before you let go notice that a space will open between existing icons. Once you see the space open you can release the mouse button and the shortcut will be created.

Remove Icon from Dock
The are three simple ways to remove an icon from the dock.

1. Drag the icon ontop of the trash can.
2. Drag the icon to the desktop
3. CTRL click the icon and select Remove From Dock

Add or Remove Dock Icon
Add Comment
Would you like to be notified when someone replies or adds a new comment?
Yes (All Threads)
Yes (This Thread Only)
iClarified Icon
Would you like to be notified when we post a new Apple news article or tutorial?
You must login or register to add a comment...
Recent. Read the latest Apple News.
Tutorials. Help is here.
Where to Download macOS Ventura
Where to Download Safari
AppleTV Firmware Download Locations
Where To Download iPad Firmware Files From
Where To Download iPhone Firmware Files From
Deals. Save on Apple devices and accessories.