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l008com Jan 10, 2013 03:26 AM
iPhoto 9 Album / Folder Problem
I finally upgraded to iPhoto 9 somewhat recently. I tried it when it first came out, didn't like it, reverted to 8. But recently I really needed photo stream access to I upgraded. Anyway, I have a problem already.

I have several related albums. So I made a folder. Now I'm trying to drag those albums into the folder. A very basic, straight forward kind of thing to try to do. But every time I draw an album to a folder, what happens is I get the "import" progress thing, as if I was importing photos from outside of iPhoto. Meanwhile the album doesn't move. And when it's done importing, the folder is still empty. And when I click on "Photos" to see all of my photos, there are no duplicates of the photos, at least not at the end of the photo list.

So, what the hell is going on? This dumb-ass behavior is what drove me away from iPhoto 9 in the first place. What is going on, and how can i simply MOVE my albums into my FOLDERS. I already have about 10 folders, each with many albums in them.
 
l008com Jan 15, 2013 10:40 PM
Anyone?
 
l008com Jan 20, 2013 06:46 AM
Bump

Also, I seem to have issues with photos I swear I added, now showing up. Then when I re-add them, they're in there twice.
 
l008com Feb 2, 2013 04:16 AM
I'm shocked that no one has responded? Doesn't anyone use iPhoto anymore?
 
Spheric Harlot Feb 2, 2013 09:05 AM
Maybe nobody is seeing these issues?

Hold down the Cmd and Option keys when starting up iPhoto. Have it repair permissions and verify the library integrity.
 
l008com Feb 2, 2013 05:03 PM
So that actually worked :D
I didn't even know you could do that in iPhoto. They really should make those options a little less hidden!
 
Spheric Harlot Feb 2, 2013 05:15 PM
Yay!
 
l008com Feb 2, 2013 05:18 PM
And to return the favor, I shall alert you that the image in your signature is broken.
 
Spheric Harlot Feb 2, 2013 05:41 PM
No, the link is fine.

It's just that Apple broke iDisk.

My sig will look fine once the server's back up.
 
l008com Feb 3, 2013 03:26 AM
Doesn't iDisk not exist anymore?
 
Spheric Harlot Feb 3, 2013 03:28 AM
I won't have any of your doomsaying.
 
l008com Feb 3, 2013 03:37 AM
Reality's a bitch
 
Spheric Harlot Feb 3, 2013 04:18 AM
Yeah but she's my bitch.
 
l008com Feb 3, 2013 04:24 AM
I'm pretty sure she's not. But I ought to replace my sig links with icon links instead, that might look cool.
 
andi*pandi Feb 5, 2013 10:12 AM
<3 this thread.

I'm resisting upgrading iphoto to 9, but does that rebuild trick work in 8?
 
Spheric Harlot Feb 5, 2013 04:32 PM
Yep.
 
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