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Strange flashing icon in os 9.0.4
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Jan 8, 2001, 02:25 PM
 
I have been seeing a strange looking icon in the upper left corner of my screen. It looks like a battery icon, but it's hard to tell for sure. I know what the file sharing icon looks like so I know it's not that. I originally thought it was only appearing when I was accessing the internet or email, but it appears sporadically when I'm doing anything. Has anyone seen this?
     
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Jan 8, 2001, 02:46 PM
 
Let me guess...you have Norton installed right?

If you do then what you are seeing is the Norton Disklight. It shows when there is hard drive activity. There is a "DiskLight" control panel that Norton installs that controls this...and if you don't want it then turn off this same control panel in your extensions manager.
     
   
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