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    GinoLicious's Avatar
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    Mar 12, 2009
    Finding iPhoto folders through iFinder
    I am just wondering on how I would be able to browse the photos in my iphoto library under iFile... THe reason is that I want to back up each folder individually onto an external HD.

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    To get to the folder find the iPhoto Library in the Finder, right click on it and choose "Show Package Contents". You can then navigate around a see if you can find the folder with the pictures.
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    Aug 12, 2010
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    I'd stay away from your iPhoto stuff in the finder. It's really only meant to deal with in the iPhoto interface.

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    I'm with Fodge on this one. If you're using iPhoto to manage your pics, I'd use iPhoto to export and backup individual pics/folders rather than messing with the database directly.
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