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How can I remove the icon for a program installed on my hard drive?

kpolacek asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-08
I downloaded a freeware icon-making program (img2icns05). When I open to install the program (which works well, by the way), I can't get the program icon removed from the desktop (see image).  I downloaded the program two ways, once directly to the desktop which usually works, but when I dragged the program file onto the hard drive, it wouldn't go there and instead an alias was made.  Then I downloaded the program onto my hard drive itself, opening it in the program files, and the img2icns05 icon showed up on the desktop when I tried to open the program (which also works great).  Right now,  the program is closed, I see the icon for the program in my dock. How can I get rid of or relocate that little white program driver icon from the desktop?  I don't like that it stays there even when the program is closed.  Help.
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