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When I open my application on desktop 1. I can't open it in desktop 2, it will jump back to desktop 1.

Can I directly move the application to desktop 2 without exiting the application?

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On desktop 1, open the Mission Control (four fingers, swipe up), you will see desktop spaces on top of the screen. Move the application to desktop 2.

Or, on desktop 1, drag the application, move it to the right edge of the screen, wait two second, the desktop will be switch to desktop 2, and your application will be there.

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thanks this is what I'm looking for – LiJung Aug 9 '12 at 6:44

Another way: you can press mouse button on window's border and then press Ctrl + → (default) to move selected window (without releasing mouse button).

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