Trouble migrating Photos library

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by flickerflix, Jun 22, 2018.

  1. flickerflix macrumors newbie

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    #1
    I know that, in theory, one can just drag the photos library to an external disk (just dragging across the Photos package). Photos is running fine on my Mac but it has gotten too large and I need to move it. When I try to do so I get a -43 error and it won't copy. This is on OS X 10.10.5. Any suggestions on how to deal with this?

    Thanks
     
  2. davidmartindale macrumors regular

    davidmartindale

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    #2
    Is the Photos app open when trying to copy to the EHDD?
     

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