iPhoto and Startup

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by Rivix, Oct 26, 2008.

  1. Rivix macrumors 6502a


    Oct 13, 2005
    Hey. Every-time I startup Leopard iPhoto automatically opens. I just got my first Mac a few months ago. Is this normal? Its getting a bit annoying. I don't have any cameras or iPods connected but I am sending some galleries to mobile me.

    I don't see any preferences referring to startup.

  2. GimmeSlack12 macrumors 603


    Apr 29, 2005
    San Francisco
    If you right click the iPhoto icon in the dock uncheck the "Open at Login". To check your startup items go to System Preferences>Accounts>Login Items.
  3. vorkorsigan macrumors member

    Sep 6, 2008
    Have a look in accounts, then check what is set in log in items. If iPhoto is here it could be the reason.
  4. Rivix thread starter macrumors 6502a


    Oct 13, 2005
    Yup, that did it. I must have right clicked the icon one day without me knowing.

    Thanks a bunch. And such a simple solution. Makes me feel dumb.
  5. LZrees123 macrumors newbie

    Oct 22, 2008
    I realize you already fixed your problem, but just so you know even a little more, this video explains how to make applications, files and folders open, or not open automatically during login. (In this case obviously not using the right click method for used for applications in the dock)

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