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Remove double instance of Desktop entry in Save menu Desktop
After a Finder crash, I found that I had two instances of the Desktop in the Save dialog box, but only one in the regular Finder sidebar. To fix the problem, simply delete the preferences file named com.apple.sidebarlists.plist, found in your user's Library/Preferences folder.

This might sound silly, but I went looking in all the wrong places (like com.apple.finder.plist) first.
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Remove double instance of Desktop entry in Save menu
Authored by: seika7 on Jan 30, '06 11:30:15AM

Thank you! I was wonder where that was.



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Authored by: sjk on Jan 30, '06 01:26:00PM
Deleting ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.sidebarlists.plist will remove all custom items from the sidebar, not just the stray duplicates. Careful editing the file (e.g. using Property List Editor, if Xcode is installed) to remove unwanted duplicates would be a less drastic alternative. Or make sure you take note of any sidebar customizations before deleting the file so you can recreate them afterwards.

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