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Mac –Stuck Applications Sometimes your Mac can get stuck due to programs being open despite your closing them down via the usual X icon. This can be due to errors in the system but easily resolved. First you will notice that if an application is open on the Mac you will see the dock indicate which programs are open by a small symbol under each one (see example below). Despite your bringing each to main screen and closing again they persist is showing as open. Simply click the Apple logo at the top of the screen and click to select the application that is open and then click Force Quit. The list of open Applications will show. Click the application that is stuck and click the Force Click button. You will need to confirm you want to close it. Repeat for any others in the list except Finder which is