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Authored by: Anonymous on Mar 27, '01 10:43:38AM

ALthough the applications don't care where they are, the system uses static Path names to find them (like for e.g. the Finder in Classic Mac OS).
If you want a more sensible structure, there are two ways to achive them.
1) Create a new Apps hirarchy in another place (Perhaps /Users/Shared/Apps) and create Aliases for the files you need from /Applications. Since Application searches always start at /Applications it might be sensible to place an Alias named " sorted" in that directory, that will appear on top of the list.
2) Move the Applications as you like, but create Aliases at the original positions. In order to reduce clutter, make the aliases invisible. (I think this will only work on HFS+ Partitions)
Hope this helps, ralf



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Well i DID! but i guess not anymore
Authored by: Anonymous on Mar 27, '01 11:43:28AM

I really feel like a complete newby on my Mac now. I tried to make aliases in the Applications folder. But the folder seems to be locked now. This might be because i installed an application called jCalendar. It came in a package where you need to fill out your admin password. Any ideas how to uninstall this applications? Because this might solve the problem. Dragging the application to the trash doesn't work.

Weird things are happening to me now with this new system. I hope i'm not the only one.
Thanx for the help

Med



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