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Swipe to delete does not appear for photo library

I've tried several times to swipe to delete my entire photo library and it does not appear. I have backed up all my photos and I'm trying to free up the space on my phone. Is there another way to do ...
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How can I reproduce this magnification effect for my own screen shots?

Does anyone know how to make the great-looking magnifying glass, shown in Apple's image, shown below? I really like the shadow! I'd love to know what software Apple uses for this.
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How can I show geolocation of one specific photo on a map in iOS?

Just changed from Samsung Galaxy 5 to iPhone. Galaxy's feature I liked was click on a photo, then more info, and if the photo was geotagged, it would open a map showing location. I can only show ...
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Delete photos from Desktop

I exported a large number of photos by mistake from the photos application to my desktop. How do I delete these photos?
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iPhone 5S Lost Burst Photos

I wonder if anyone can help or whether this is a lost cause? I took photos of myself and all my guests at my 40th birthday party using a selfie stick. This then took photo bursts which I assumed just ...
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How can I share an iCloud photo album?

I just created three albums at iCloud.com that I'd like to give other people read access to. The information here describes only how to create a new shared album, but the albums I want to share have ...
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iCloud Photo library broken

I have three Apple devices: an iPhone, iPad mini (both running iOS 9.2.1) and MacBook Air running El Capitan 10.11.3. I have a library of roughly 7000 photos, which has up to now seamlessly synced ...
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iCloud Photo Library sorting/date bug and duplicates

In iCloud Photo Library on mac, the photos are not only listed in date order, but also mixed with photos I have had opened (from my folders in the app). Both when viewing Photos and All photos. This ...
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iPhone: View Photo Location in Maps

I though this would be so obvious that the answer should be simple. I have a photo taken somewhere. I select it in the Photos app, and select the Share icon. I would simply like the option to view ...
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Adding photos to iPhone programmatically without iTunes

I'd like to know how to add photos to an iOS device without iTunes nor any "iPhone explorer" programs. I have the image files, and I have the iPhone "mounted" on a Linux machine, which means I have ...
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Why is iTunes not syncing photos from library after a certain date into my iOS device?

I have an iPad mini (1st gen) I want to give it to a family member, so I operated a full system backup and reset. I have all the photos from the iPad inside of my library on OSX (in the Photos app). ...
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How do I move photos from Photos to Documents without converting from RAW to JPG? [duplicate]

I bought a Mac this week. I uploaded several hundred pictures into Photos. I then drag and dropped them into folders under Documents (for organizational purposes). Unfortunately, the RAW files were ...
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Extract photo from Live Photo

I recently backed up all my iPhone 6s photos to my media server (running Linux). All of the Live Photo files are in a ".mov" format. They play fine as videos, but I'd like to extract the high ...
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Changing resolution of iPhone video without changing date/time?

I have hundreds of videos of my children on my iPhone as they have been growing up. I thought 128 GB would be enough, but apparently not, since I'm about to run out. I would like to keep the videos ...
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Problems with duplicate photos on Photos app

I've been trying to shrink my Photos Library with no luck. I have some duplicate photos, inherited from the iPhoto days, as the result of syncing my iPhone photos via iCloud and making a local copy of ...
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find all photo in moto g on connecting to macbook

Recently bought moto g handset. When i connect it to mac to transfer the photos from phone to my laptop, photos only detected a certain set of camera clics.But now it doesn't find any photos, be it ...
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Is there a convenient service for printing lenticular (animated) prints from an iPhone “Live Photo”

Lenticular printing of Live Photoes feels like a service that ought to exist but I've found only places that do (a) odd sizes, (b) expensive, custom quotes for bulk orders, or (c) both.
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Delete videos on OS X

I have videos taken with Photo on my iPhone How do I delete them on OS X I followed this question Deleting photos Imported to Photos.app, highlight them all and chose delete. I then get a prompt ...
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Nsurlsessiond/icloud has downloaded 250 GB of … what?

I've just set up my new Mac and the iCloud sync is taking place. What I don't understand is that why has it downloaded 250 GB as on this screenshot? I have 35 GB of photos and 20 GB of documents in ...
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Simplest way to transfer photos from PC to ipad (not sync-all)?

I'd like to transfer selected photos from my PC to an ipad air 2 running ios9.2. This thread shows how to transfer from ipad to PC The simplest way to transfer photos from an iPhone to PC selectively ...
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Photos.app won't recognize my camera nor my SD card anymore

I have a Sony Handycam (HDR-Pj240) I have always used in pair with my iMac and the Photos app. Starting from 2 days ago, when I plug the camera in my iMac using the USB cable, OS X recognizes the ...
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My Photos.app starts on system startup

Apple's new Photos.app starts on every system startup although there is no configuration settings for system startup. Here is my checklist: Users & Groups > Login Items (There is no config for ...
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Photos app and iCloud

I have my photos saved in my 'Photos' application on my Macbook Air. I also have them saved on my iCloud (i can see them what i log on icloud.com). Now, if i delete photos from my 'Photos' application,...
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Is there a Mac app similar to the iOS Utiful app?

The Utiful app is a complementary photo library for iOS devices, enabling easy and fast organization of photos in folders. You can freely move photos between the Camera Roll and the Utiful folders (...
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How do I export photos from my iPhone 6 to my Western Digital external hard drive for backup copies?

How do I export photos from my iPhone 6 to my Western Digital external hard drive using my Mac? I need to clear up space on my phone already and can't believe how frustrating it is trying to figure ...
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How do you manually reposition faces in Mac OS X Yosemite's Photos App?

I'm not sure if this is a bug or just me missing something out, but when I try to manually add faces in my Photos app (go to photo, 'Get info', 'Add face'), a circle appears where I can name/tag the ...
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What is Photos Library.photoslibrary_prepare?

I noticed earlier today that I was using a lot more hard drive space than I expected, so I went looking for large folders. Under the Pictures library in my home folder, I see a file called Photos ...
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Can I delete images from Pictures folder? Are they redundant?

I have several gigabyte of images/photos in my Pictures folder on my Mac. I also have the Photos Library and iPhotos Library bundles. I believe all my images/photos would have been imported into the ...
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some iphone photos not showing up on pc

When I plug my iPhone into my computer I click on my iPhone and click on internal storage and there are two folders with all my pictures in it. There are about 2 months worth of pictures from my ...
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How do I migrate my photographs FROM Photos back to iPhoto?

I only recently figured out how to open iPhoto again (I hate Photos!) However, is there any way to migrate my newer photos uploaded to Photos (when I thought I had no other choice) to iPhoto? (When I ...
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Trying to Find Photos on Harddrive from Photos App

Our hard drive died and we had to get a new one - I have my old hard drive in one of those NexStar things (bear with me as I am not that good at computers!). I am looking for my photos from the Photo ...
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How can I create a Live Photo on my Mac and put it on my iPhone via iCloud Library?

I suppose this is a two-part question, really. How do I create a Live Photo on my Mac, given I already have jpg and mov files (both in 9:16 aspect ratio)? How can I transfer that Live Photo to my ...
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If I delete a Picture from Photos on Mac will it also delete it in iCloud? [duplicate]

I need to know if deleting a picture from Photos on my iPhone will delete it from iCloud also? I deleted photos from MacBook and iCloud but they still appear on my iPhone. And vice versa
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How do Mac file imports from SD cards work when the option is set to delete after import?

My uncle recently imported files from his SD card and there were serious errors. I have no idea WHY that's occurred, but the videos I took are once in a lifetime. I shot on .MOV format, but the card ...
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I want to remove some photos from iPhone 4s but keep them all in Photo Stream & iCloud

I want to remove some photos from iPhone but keep them in Photos & iCloud. I want to keep my photoson my Mac Air, & desktop. When I try to delete them off my phone it tells me it will be ...
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Sharing a Photos library across multiple accounts

How can I share the same Photos library between multiple user accounts on the same machine I currently have my photos library on an external drive. "Ignore ownership on this volume" is set. The ...
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Recovering iPhone camera roll from iMac

Today I upgraded from an iPhone 5s to an iPhone 6s via the Verizon store. The clerk told me everything would be transferred between phones automatically. After getting home I discovered my photos on ...
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Keep whole Time Machine backup plus incremental Photos backup on external HDD

I have a 320 GB HFS+ external HDD. My MacBook Air only has 128 GB of storage which is why I want Time Machine to back up my Photos to that external drive in order to be able to delete the Photos off ...
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Can't see Photos on Apple TV

I recently moved from a 3rd gen Apple TV to a 4th gen. With the 3rd gen, I loved how it would display photos from my iMac. With the 4th gen model, I can't seem to get that working. I logged out &...
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iMac Yosemite to iPad Air or Air 2

Can I share individual JPEG photos from my iMac Yosemite to my iPad Air or Air2, or must I email them to the iPad? I am thinking of buying the latter to use at my desk while painting and need to be ...
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Export frame to Pictures…where?

In Photos app, while playing a movie, if you select the gear in player controller appear a menu list. Selecting "Export frame to Pictures" (or something like that) Photos should save the frame... ...
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Duplication of iPhone Photos folders after a while

I've had this problem for quite a while now, and I'm tired of it. When I synch my iPhone via iTunes, and include images, I select all albums I want to synch. Everything works like a charm, and the ...
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Upload iCloud photos with OS X 10.7

My only Mac is so old that it only runs a maximum of OS X 10.7 which does not support iCloud Photo Library. I want to upload a few thousand photos from my hard drive to iCloud Photo Library one time ...
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How to regularly and incrementally backup photo streams?

I have a bunch of photo streams that I share with my wife. I am already using iCloud photos but we would like to backup certain streams regularly to some external media, like SD-cards or hard disks. ...
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Make Time Machine-like backups of Photos onto external drive

I don't need to backup my whole disk but I want to backup my Photos once a month. From what I've read, Time Machine seems to work amazingly well so I was hoping for a similar solution for Photos. I ...
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Apple Photos: Add a face when there's no button in the info window

The normal way to add a face in Photos is to open the phone, open the info window, and the click the + button that should appear in that window's faces section. However, on some photos, the button ...
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Photos storage full after iCloud storage upgrade

I had a message to say my storage was full, so I have upgraded iCloud to 50GB, in the iCloud settings it shows the additional space is there, but photo continues to say the storage is full and I need ...
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Deleted album on pc now iPhone won't sync as can't find deleted album

I've deleted the original album, of an album synced to my iPhone now it won't let me sync anything onto my iPhone as it can't find this album, there has to be a way around this surely! Thanks in ...
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Issues with date adjustments when exporting photos from Photos for Mac to other software (including Shutterfly and Google Photos)

I was planning on keeping a backup of my photo library on Google Photos, but noticed many of the photos in my photo library had the wrong dates (from camera errors etc). I changed these using the ...
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How can I get iCloud Photo Library to use less storage space on my iPad?

My iPad only has 16 GB of space, and I have iCloud Photo Library switch on but set to "Optimise iPad Storage". However, my iPad is now showing "0 bytes" available, and my Photo Library is taking up 2....