It is easy to add icons to the dock as the dock is very easy to customize with your favorite applications or a folder containing your favorite files – whatever you need fast access to.
Want to know how to add icons to your dock on a Mac? Below are the steps you need. You will have your dock set up like you want it in no time.
First of all you need to decide what you want to put on your dock. You can put items on your dock that you need quick access to or items that you use all the time. Some helpful icons you can put on your dock are a word processing folder or file that you use a lot. A lot of people use a word processing application more than any other. You can also put your link to a favorite website on your dock or a favorite application such as Photoshop.
Now that we know what we want to put on the dock, it is time to add it.
- Locate the Finder window. You need to find an application, file or folder that you frequently use.
- Find the item that you want to add to the dock. Now all you need to do is drag it from the Finder window onto the dock.
An icon for these items should now appear on the dock.
If there are multiple items you want on your dock you can select them all and drag the group to the dock to save time.
That’s all there is to it!