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What's in my menubar?

Seems like every time another Mac user looks over my shoulder, they freak out over the number of little icons I have up in my menubar. And -- like all Mac geeks -- we have to immediately start trading information, learning tricks, and sharing tips. I'm sure you know the drill by now.

If you were looking over my shoulder right now (and I hope that you are not) here's the stuff you'd see in my menubar.

I'm out of control

The larger version on the Flickr will, where appropriate, let you mouseover for the name and a link, but I'll save you the trouble of a click by repeating the links below.

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I too have lots on...

I too have lots on my menubar but I generally disable the display of many icons that I would like to have as , as the number of icons starts growing to the left, they impinge on the applications menubar, especially for apps that have a lot of menus, e.g. Protools. I have searched the web for a utility that would allow the menubar icons to collapse and uncollapse but so far I haven't run across anything like that. Anyone know of a utility like that?




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