iPhoto is a photo management app from Apple that comes with every Mac. It is part of the iLife suite.

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How to Sync photos from SkyDrive to iPhoto

I'm running OSX (Lion) as my home computer, and use iPhoto ('11) for photo management. Windows Phone 7.5 automatically uploads photos to SkyDrive when taken - and I'd like to automatically sync these ...
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How can I get a “Show in Finder” context menu option in iPhoto?

iTunes has a nice context menu, where one can right click, and select "Show in Finder". In iPhoto, one must go to the "File" menu, "Reveal in Finder..." (Where "Original" and Modified" are available). ...
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How does the Photos entry in the Mac Open File dialog work?

When opening files in Mac OS X, you get in addition to the normal file system browser a media browser that shows Movies, Music, and Photos. The Photos entry (at least on my system) consists solely of ...
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How do I import photos from iPhoto on an old macbook?

I have an ageing macbook which contains all my photos in iPhoto. I'd like to migrate that onto a windows platform (my new laptop has Windows 8.1 but I also have a NAS running on linux which has ...
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How do I get the Google Maps URL from an iPhone photo?

I'm trying to find an easy way to get the URL (or pin) of a Google Map based on the GPS location attached to my iPhone images. I see the map for my pictures in iPhoto, but I cannot find any way to ...
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Copy Photo from iPod to MacBook using Apple Software

I'm trying to pull a photo off my iPod. The iPod is connected to my MacBook. I don't usually use photos, so I'm struggling. The iPod is showing up under iTunes, but there's no "Photo" category. So I ...
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iPhoto - Export item in the File menu greyed out

I tried to export some pictures from my iPhoto library. Clicked on File, then saw the export item was greyed out. Any reason for that? I use iPhoto '11 if it is of any help. Edit: After importing ...
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How to access remote iPhoto Library with FileVault on?

After turning on FileVault on my MBA with Mavericks I can no longer access the iPhoto Library that I have on an external drive. It asks my to upgrade the iPhoto Library. But, accessing it from my MBP ...
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How to view & copy iPhone photos on Mac OS X without iPhoto

From Mac OS X version 10.6 onwards, Apple insists that we buy iLife for exploring photos from the iPhone. In previous versions of OS X, I could easily explore my iPhone photos, using iPhoto directly ...
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Does partitioning iTunes and iPhoto libraries make my Mac faster? [duplicate]

I have a iMac (early 2009) with 2,66 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 4 GB 1067 MHz DDR3 640GB 7200-rpm Serial ATA hard drive If I create a partition for the iTunes library and another one for the ...
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iPhoto import conumdrum

I have an iPhone, I have a Mac OS X, and I have iPhoto. I want to be able to plug my iPhone into my Mac and have it import my photos to the Pictures folder on my hard drive, not iPhoto's special photo ...
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File type associations on OS X for Citrix Online Plugin

I would like to associate .ICA files with Citrix online plugin, which is positioned at /Library/Application\ Support/Citrix/Citrix\ online\ plug-in.app/Citrix.app. How to do it? The problem is, in ...
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How to get iPhoto on OS X?

I recently bought a MacBook Air on Craigslist. It came with the manual, warranty, and a reinstall drive. When I reconfigured the computer with the software to make it my own, I no longer had iPhoto, ...
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Aperture Project naming conventions?

I am looking for some good advice on naming conventions for organizing and naming projects in Aperture. I recently switched from using iPhoto to using Aperture, and am really having trouble ...
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iPhoto Library: Remove its package-status?

[related to this question] I want to access this folder: /Users/me/Pictures/iPhoto Library/Masters but Picasa cannot find it because it's in a "package." How can I make it not a package? Will ...
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Mass migration of EXIF GPS data (a.k.a. Escape from iPhoto)

I am trying to move my library of photos (over 12000) out of iPhoto for use in Adobe Lightroom and would like to include the GPS data I've added to the photos using iPhoto's in-app feature (This data ...
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Is there an easy way to keep iPhoto '09 from importing JPEGs that are duplicates of RAW photos?

I know, I should just bite the bullet and use Aperture. But short of that, when I connect my Canon G10 to my computer, iPhoto helpfully offers to import all my photos...which include the RAW files I ...
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How do I change the date of all photos in one event to exactly the same date?

iPhoto changes dates of photos relatively. For example, I have two photos in an event. One has date 1-Mar and the other one 2-Mar. If I select them both and change the date to one day before, the new ...
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iPhoto very slow to load photo library

iPhoto on my iMac is very slow to load because of a very large master library (about 50,000 photos). Is there any way to split the master library into 2 or 3 parts so that only one part (with the ...
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Applescript to play multiple iphoto slideshows

I would like to present an iphoto slideshow that repeats/loops until I decide to advance it to the next slideshow that then repeats until I then advance it to the next group of slides and so on. ...
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Is there a way to see just the videos from iPhoto?

My library is getting too large. I'd like to remove the videos so I can manage them separately. I suppose if there was a way to sort the library by media type, then I could drag all the videos to a ...
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iPhoto fails to see my new iPhone 3Gs

Two weeks ago I have bought the new iPhone 3Gs. It synced like charm with iTunes and I was happy until a couple of days ago when I noticed that there was absolutely no way I could get any photos from ...
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If FAT32 has a 4 GB file size limit how was I able to copy my 13 GB iPhoto Library file onto this drive?

It's a 32 GB FAT32 USB thumb drive, and it seems to be having no trouble with my 13 GB iPhoto Library file. I thought there was a 4 GB file size limitation on this file system format?
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How to move a window taller than the screen to access the bottom?

I am running OS X Mountain Lion. I have an application called iPhoto Library Manager that spit out an error long enough to take up more than the screen. The continue button is at the bottom of the ...
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Can't find iPhoto on my Mac OSX system

Mac OSX: I can't find iPhoto. I can't download any pictures anywhere. I thought iPhoto came with OSX but not all applications. Can I get iPhoto? Should I look for another application to do the ...
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How to delete pictures fully from within an album

I am using iPhoto 11 and need to sort out and tidy up my library. Currently it has 17,500 photos and I really need to get rid of all the unwanted items. I realise that there is a distinction between ...
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iPhoto 5: How can I get the top-level display back in rolls (thumbnails) mode?

This is on my parents' PPC, running OSX 10.4.something, and iPhoto 5 (no upgrade available because they bought the machine 2 weeks before Apple moved to Intel). They used the prefs to show the # of ...
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IPhoto without using the “photo library”?

I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to use iPhoto without having all the photos and movies lumped into one giant archive file but rather store them as individual files in subfolders (similar to ...
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How to migrate from iPhoto to Windows Live Photo Gallery?

I'm moving back from Mac to Windows and I want to take all of my photos with me. I'm specifically concerned about keeping event names, I don't so much care about Faces or Places. Is there anything I ...
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Why can't I save a photo to some other directory in iPhoto?

Is there some good reason why there is no "Save As" menu item in iPhoto? If I want to share a photo to a different Facebook account, I need access to the photo! iPhoto as a program seems determined ...
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iPhoto is rejected: These apps cannot be accepted on this computer

I'm trying to install the latest version of iPhoto on OS X 10.7. In the app store the label shows "Accept". If I click on the button, i enter my Apple-ID, unfortunately this does not start the ...
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Sync an iPhoto library with specific folder(s)

My aim is to sync all files that I add to a specific album in iPhoto 11, to a folder on the Mac. I will then use cron & rsync to shovel the files to a gallery server. Now, I did find the How to ...
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Ghost of device returns after being ejected from iPhoto

When I launch iPhoto on my Mac mini, my camera chip appears as a device even though it is not connected. After ejecting it with a Control click and eject, it appears again the next time I launch ...
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How to sync finder folders into their respective albums in iPhoto?

Currently, I have set up in Firefox an add-on which when right clicked on an image toggles and saves this image to a specified folder. I use these folders as a reference library, now on 20 odd folders ...
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How do I back up iPhoto library to external HDD without using Time Machine

I have an external HDD and I want to back-up my iPhoto library to it. Can I just copy the iPhoto file/folder onto my HDD? I don't want to use Time Machine to do this.
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Missing all my Iphoto pictures

I have a Apple Macintosh running OSX 10.6.8. I have used iphoto since I bought my computer. I can't find my pictures - this happened once before and all I did was a "search" but that isn't working ...
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Synchronizing iPhoto Libraries

My wife and I both maintain separate iPhoto libraries on our laptops. We both have our creative differences about how the libraries should be maintained. :) I have a G5 tower downstairs that serves ...
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How do I edit an image on a Mac [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best (cheap or free) image editing application for Mac? All I want to do is adjust an image to 72 x 72 pixels but there seems to be no built in programme to do it ...
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iPhoto 09 hangs or crashes on startup

I have iPhoto 09 (version 8.1.2 build 424) that either hangs when opened from the dock, or crashes when opened by clicking on iPhoto library. I tried the following to troubleshoot: made a copy of ...
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How to share iPhoto library between multiple users

I am looking for advice on the best way to share an iPhoto library between two users on the same Mac. I currently use this approach and it works fine most of the time. One issue I have is that I will ...
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iPhoto 7 - upgrade to Snow Leopard -> no video playback

iPhoto 7.1.5 - working faithfully in 10.4 and 10.5, suddenly has forgotten how to play video after an upgrade to 10.6 (Snow Leopard). Apple's solution for iPhoto 08 is to install a newer version of ...
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Can't open iPhoto because may be damaged or incomplete

I tried installing iLife '11 even though I unknowingly already had it installed and I quit midway through the process. Now my iPhoto is screwed up and it has a white disabled picture for an icon. ...
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iPhoto 11 duplicates files when importing from “Auto Import” subfolder

I was looking for a way to make iPhoto import my pictures from the hard disk and remove the copies, or use 'move' instead of 'copy' in the first place. I'm using iTunes "~/Music/iTunes/iTunes\ ...
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iPhoto & iPhone Album order is different

I can't seem to find any answers to this, I have around 100 albums in iPhoto on my Mac, they are all synced to my iPhone, but on the phone they are just being displayed in a seeming random order. I ...
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How can I make photo CDs from iPhoto?

I have a new MacBook. I don't know the OS, but just got it; it's the cheaper model. I saved a lot of photos on iPhoto and can't figure out how to burn a CD. I tried the "share" function and when I ...
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remote backup FreeNAS and photos on OS X Lion

I've built a NAS for my home backups using FreeNAS 8 with 5 HDs and RAIDZ1. Everything works great except I haven't yet figured out a long term solution for handling my photos. Currently I'm ...
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Copying Mobile Me Gallery photos into empty iPhoto

My hard drive died so I lost all of my data. However, I'd uploaded all my photos to Mobile Me Gallery. How do I bring them back from Mobile Me into my now empty iPhoto so they are restored back onto ...
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How to migrate from iPhoto to Picasa?

I'd like to migrate from iPhoto '09 to Picasa. Any ideas how? I was planning to run Picasa, let it import iPhoto's pictures and then move the pictures and databases to Picasa on Windows, but Picasa ...
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Restoring iPhoto files from DVD back to the library

I've backed up iPhoto files on to DVD. How can I copy or export them from the DVDs when I open them in iPhoto? Do I need to import the files back into a new iPhoto Library each time to copy or ...
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Cannot upgrade applications on a used mac mini. “iPhoto is registered to different user”?

My computer was bought from best buy they say they wiped it clean it was a return from less than 10 days. When I put in my details on the mac everything went fine. There is an update for iPhoto and ...