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I like to hide my Desktop icons, specially when I'm going to present a keynote.


 This is a very simple workflow that executes a shell command to toggle the Desktop icon. I Hope  someone else find it useful.


Just use the keyword deskicons.


Download Link: http://cl.ly/OEG8


If it's not working properly (no change, or icons reappearing in a few seconds) try executing the following command in the terminal:

defaults write com.apple.finder CreateDesktop 1


After that it should work fine.

Edited by samflores

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When I use this, the icons disappear for only a second and then re-appear. This happened with an Alfred V1 workflow, maybe something to do with Mountain Lion?

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