Extra info on Desktop icons ?? Fwd: say, what?

Bill Ricker bill.n1vux at gmail.com
Wed Jul 23 13:28:36 BST 2008

How did my friend Mike get into this situation?
  -- Bill

n1vux at arrl.net bill.n1vux at gmail.com

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From: Mike Padlipsky <the.map at alum.mit.edu>
Date: Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 4:08 AM
Subject: say, what?
To: William D Ricker <n1vux at arrl.net>, "Ricker, William"
<William.Ricker at fmr.com>

can you 'splain to me howcome alluva sudden ick-ons on my [7.10]
desktop are suddenly telling me all unnecessarily what the type of the
file they're ick-onizing is?  and, of c., how to un-do same.

see sample pic if that's unclear.  it probably would be to me, but
then i'm not very visual as you know.

cheers, map

[whose shoulder problems caused him to break down some time ago and
create a 'signature' file to apologize for the lack of his formerly
customary e-volubility -- and who's been employing shiftless typing
for a long time now to spare his wristsnfingers, in case you didn't
know ... and who's further broken down and done
<http://www.lafn.org/~ba213/mapstuff.html>,rather grudgingly]
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