I have been very busy and just read this post, so I apologize if this has been answered, but I too find these files really distracting. Has anyone answered as to how they can at least be hidden? Thanks, Sue >>> Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2003 09:13:46 -0500 >>> From: "Nancy J. Ayers" <njayers at attbi.com> >>> Subject: [HM] Extra files & docs >>> >>> Having just upgraded my Wallstreet to OS X, I'm puzzled by all the >>> occurrences of docs, in and out of folders, called "FINDER.DAT," >>> "Icon," and "RESOURCE.FRK." What are these? Can I delete them (some >>> I already have with seemingly no ill effects)? Or is there a way to >>> hide them?