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Hi, i was just wondering whether there's a way to store all my digital photos onto my external hard drive instead of onto my PowerBook's hard drive when using iPhoto.

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Yep, just drag your iPhoto library folder over to the external drive and startup iPhoto. It should ask you to select your library location, point it to the external drive and you're done!
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Thanks a lot for the pointer, i'll be freeing up quite a bit of hard drive space now.

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