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Entries from March 2008

Increase Focus with an Uncluttered Desktop

March 27th, 2008 · 2 Comments

One small but non-trivial way to cultivate a clear mind when working at a computer is to cultivate a clear desktop. Deleting a program icon from the desktop doesn’t delete the program itself, with rare exceptions. A Windows dialog prompting you to proceed with icon deletion will confirm this prior to execution. If you’ve installed [...]

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