Mac Forums

Mac Forums (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/)
-   Switcher Hangout (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/switcher-hangout/)
-   -   Picture folder duplicate is in trash (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/switcher-hangout/285851-picture-folder-duplicate-trash.html)

Pavalot 10-01-2012 01:35 PM

Picture folder duplicate is in trash
 
Picture folder duplicate is in trash. I have also added a couple sub-folders to my picture folder in Macbook Pro Lion 10.7, but a duplicate default copy of the folder is in Trash. Can I secure empty trash without disturbing the Picture Folder that is not in trash? ˙ ˙

toMACsh 10-02-2012 01:06 PM

Yeah. That will only act on things that are in the Trash. If you have a duplicate in the Trash, the other one outside the Trash is its own thing.

Now, you do have a backup system, right?

Pavalot 10-03-2012 04:55 PM

I don't have a backup system. I should put some "important stuff" on my external HD, but haven't and I
keep reading that people write about setting up Time Machine, which I haven't researched either. Any suggestions?

toMACsh 10-04-2012 01:02 PM

The external sounds like a plan. I don't have one, or TM, so I use a flash drive.


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:09 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.