External Hard drive an Photo storage

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by Chrislap, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. Chrislap macrumors newbie

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    Apr 27, 2009
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    A year ago I started getting a "start up disk is almost full" message. I got an external hard drive and set up iTunes so all of my music went directly to the external drive. That worked for a while. Now I'm getting the message again. Can I do the same thing with iPhoto? So all of the photos that get loaded onto my machine automatically go to the external drive? I can't remember how I set it up with iTunes. Also I don't think podcasts are going to the external, only music. Your help is appreciated.

    Thanks,

    Chris
     
  2. MacOCD macrumors regular

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    Feb 11, 2009
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    Yes you should be able to, move your iPhoto image file into your external drive and when u open iPhoto hold down Option and it should ask what file and where you want to open to, so just go to your external select and press Ok, should work.
     

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