Everyone who’s ever worked on a project knows the feeling. You’ve tried hard to keep all your project data filed in the right place, but items often go missing — and there’s always at least one essential document that proves really hard to find.
Fortunately, the Mac has a couple of useful tools (and several others) to help you maintain desktop law and order.
Use stacks to keep order
I’m as guilty as anyone of saving documents to my Mac Desktop with the intention of filing them away properly eventually, and then failing to do so. As time goes by, the Desktop becomes over-populated, which ultimately means you’ll spend too much time finding that particular file you need.