I have an early 2009 MacBook running OSX 10.9. Last week, my hard drive crashed. I bought another and installed OS 10.9. Everything works. I do not, however, see the drive's icon on my desktop. Therefore, I can't open it.

How can I fix this? Re-booting doesn't fix it.


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go to Finder > Preferences > General

Then select Hard disks under "Show these items on the desktop:"

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