makes it easy for users who would like to hide their desktop apps and shortcuts
. This article will walk you through the easy way to hide media from the desktop of your Mac.
How To Hide the Hard Drive Icon from Your Desktop
Click on the Finder
menu > Preferences
. Then click on Show these items on the desktop
Clear the checkboxes next to Hard disks
, External disks
, CDs, DVDs, and iPods
and Connected servers
Close the Finder Preferences
to apply your new settings.
This procedure applies to most, if not all, versions of Mac OS X