Sometimes when we use the Mac, we will encounter the situation that the finder is stuck. In the face of this problem, the solution is to restart the finder. So how can we restart the finder? Now Xiaobian will tell you two simple ways to restart.
Method 1: operate on the dock icon
Press and holdOption keyRight click the Finder Icon and select “reopen” in the menu
Method 2: operate in the terminal
OpenTerminal (Application Utility)Then enter the following command and enter
After executing the restart command, Finder will exit and restart, and the entire desktop will be updated. Sometimes small troubles can be solved by restarting finder, and it is not necessary to restart the system.
Finder is just a running process like other applications in Mac OS X, so you can exit finder just like other applications and shut it down completely. After the finder is closed, there is no icon on the desktop, and you can’t browse files through the finder window.