OS X :: How To Get Terminal Back?

May 20, 2009

for some reason terminal is no longer in the utilities folder. I can't find it with spotlight either. But now I want it back. So how can I do this. I've got 1 mac os 10.5 install disc for my iMac. and 2 extra discs called install disc. I tried installing the optional things and basics. But still no terminal. So how can I get terminal back.

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OS X :: Accidentally Deleted Terminal - Can Get It Back

Dec 7, 2009

is there anyway of getting it back? is it in the Mac OS X install DVD? if it is, will it format my hard drive, my apps or anything? im kinda scared to pop it in...

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OS X V10.4 :: Accidentally Deleted Terminal From Computer - Getting It Back?

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I accidentally deleted Terminal from my computer? I'm using Mac OS X 10.4.11?

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Jan 29, 2008

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Aug 19, 2010

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So I thought that I could run terminal as admin through 'su - admin' and then install. But of course the admin account doesn't have access to the user folder where the installer is located. I just can't win.

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Feb 2, 2010

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I'm an idiot, pleased to meet you.I had 2 external drives connected to my Macbook Pro, both had time machine back ups on...I meant to delete one of these but deleted the wrong one, and dragged it into Trash. On realising my mistake I tried to drag it back out of Trash, as you would normally but after "preparing to copy" for four hours it told me the drive was full...It's a 500gb drive, and the Time Machine back up is the only thing on it, so presumably it's just trying to copy itself when the back up is still present on the drive, albeit in the Trash.

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OS X :: Put Back Function In SL Moves A Trashed File Back To Its Place?

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i just deleted a file and wanted to use the new glorious "put back" function in SL that moves a trashed file back to it's place.However neither by right-clicking on the file in the trash nor in the file menu there is a "put back" option.Where is it?Edit: Ok i find this very strange. On this particular file there was no "put back" but when i do on another folder/ file there is. WTF?

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i was using Terminal earlier and noticed that it was showing my mac as the attached screenshot.

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Apr 20, 2009

I am in Terminal, trying to enable PHP. I have found

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I have a need to place screenshots into a specific folder. I have entered the new location for the screenshots into terminal, but i am not sure how to log out of "Terminal".

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Apr 3, 2012

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