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Under System Preferences / Users & Groups / Login Items I can see all of the items that I've selected to launch at startup, but the folder, Library/StartUpItems is empty.

Where can I see these items?

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What do you mean by these items? You mean the original file? – Thecafremo Jun 26 '13 at 13:44
@Thecafremo Perhaps he means the source configuration data? i.e. where does the pref pane load the list of items from? – Chris W. Rea Jun 26 '13 at 13:59
Yes, It is my problem. I want get by the Terminal the name of the apps that are launched when i start the mac – Alberto Juarez Jun 26 '13 at 14:02
up vote 3 down vote accepted

The file the preference pane loads the list of items from is:


It is a binary file. You can use Xcode to open it.

For example, if you add iPhoto to your login items:

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your will look similar to this:

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