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photolibr is preventing my external disk eject

I have my Photos library in an external usb3 disk. Usually, photolibr prevents the disk from ejecting, even if Photos is closed: kukuruzasIII:yoAlcalde_mobile olmo$ lsof | grep DATOS photolibr 504 ...
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Importing photos iphone via dropbox app not working

I'm having some issues importing my camera roll to my dropbox. I'm using an iphone 6s, latest iOS, latest version of the dropbox app. It used to import my photos just fine, but now it will only ...
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Where on the file system are my photos imported to?

I'm using OS X Yosemite 10.10.5. I have connected my Canon PowerShot A3400 IS Camera via USB to my Mac and automatically a window launched that imported my photos. The Photos application (version 1....
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How to kill google photos process?

My Google Photos service on osx is hung. There's no obvious process to kill and try to restart. I'm on OSX 10.11.2
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Deleted photos from MacBook but storage space not reclaimed

I recently ran out of space on my MacBook Pro because I have a lot of pictures saved to it, so I went out and bought an external hard drive (2 TB). I moved every single photo on my MacBook hard drive ...
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Google photos on ipad

I loaded Google photos on my iPad then backed up my picture gallery to it. Some pics did not get backed up from 2012 but picture photos says backup complete. How do I get the pics from 2012 into ...
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Can I speed up iCloud photo sync between iPhone and Macbook?

I have an iPhone 5 running iOS 9.1 and a Macbook Pro running Yosemite. Both devices are set up to sync photos to and from iCloud. When I take a photo on the iPhone (for further processing on the ...
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OS X Photos show old photos as new

A couple of days ago I noticed that Photos on El Capitan shows already imported photos as new photos, when I select an iOS device. The iOS devices are synced with the Photos library and contain the ...
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Photos library not showing in iTunes

I can't see any longer any Photos library inside iTunes->Phone->photos. Nor my full photos collection neither any newly created test library can be chosen in the option "Copy photos from" I don't ...
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Need help converting back to iPhoto from Photo in OS X Yosemite 10.10.5

Need help converting back to iPhoto from Photo in OS X Yosemite 10.10.5 - has anyone accomplished this? I have seen videos of people doing with with earlier versions, but my iPhoto in Applications has ...
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deleting a large group of photos in photos (like from a game cam)

I am trying to delete about 1000 photos taken on a game camera and transferred to Photos. . Is their a quick way to do this or do I have to do it one at a time in Photos ?
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Meaning of iCloud Photos upload phases

When you try to upload a bunch of pics to the iCloud Photos Library, the new Photos app on MacOS has three different phases showing up in the bottom part of the screen. The first one which shows up is:...
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New iPhone 6s lost the new photos after synching to iTunes (restore old back up of iPhone 5s)

I have new iPhone 6s with lots of holiday photos. After synching to itunes, with only intention to sync the contacts, iTunes prompt me 2 question: Set as new iphone and recover old back up. I chose ...
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iPhone photos not syncing with photo stream on macbook El Capitan

I have an iPhone 6s and the photos I take are not appearing on my photo stream on my macbook (OS X El Capitan). I've clicked preferences on Photos to turn on the photo stream. On my iPhone I've turned ...
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IPhone picture metadata

I am trying to find a way to organize picture metadata in my iPhone. By default, it adds location and time data, so that the photos are easily searchable on the phone. I would like to be able to add ...
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On iOS, how do I explicitly download a photo or video that's in iCloud while using iCloud Photo Library?

I'm an iCloud Photo Library user. How can I specifically ensure that a specific video/photo is downloaded locally on my iOS device? Basically I'm looking for the equivalent of a "Download" button ...
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OS X El Capitan Photos won't let me edit anything

So (my mom) is trying to edit photos in OS X El Capitan's Photos app and can't seem to do so, all the options are just greyed out. This is true of all the photos in the app. I looked around online ...
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How can I find the pictures I uploaded from an iphone on Mac?

I uploaded all my photos on my photo album to my Mac. My Mac is OS X 10.9.5, I've searched under images, folders, photos, and I cannot find the entire album yet when I type image onto the spotlight ...
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How do I download iCloud-Photos to my iPhone?

I use an iPhone 6s plus with 128 Gb memory. When I am on the road, I don't want to use mobile data to download photos or videos that are in the cloud, but I still want to view them. Is there a way to ...
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Ghost Photos occuping space in iPhone 5

I have no photos on my iPhone 5 running iOS 9.1 since all my photos sit in iCloud. Yet the phone shows 1.9 gb space occupied by Photos. No photos or videos are in any folders either. The "Recently ...
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Automator PDF contact sheet not using all images

I've used Automator to create a service that creates all selected images into a contact sheet. For some reason, the service doesn't want to use all the images; I have a selection of 42 images but only ...
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Settings to size-efficiently export modified photos from Photos app with no additional compression

It's not clear what settings I should use when exporting modified photos from the Photos application in order to achieve the following: Modifications retained No additional compression No ...
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Combine photos from multiple people's iPhones into a single location?

My wife and I have different iCloud accounts. We would like to have the photos from all our iPhones (I have 2) to be combined in a single location. Is there any way to do this? I had thought we could ...
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I got purple border on my Photos app window

I got a purple warning border of some sort on my OS X Photos app. It was described in this Apple Support community thread and got a solution. The problem was caused by ...
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Photos - Preview works, but corrupt on import

I'm trying to import photos from a canon 7d camera. One the camera, the photos are fine, in photos in the import preview the photos are fine, but when I import they get corrupted. I've tried multiple ...
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iTunes does not sync photos to the iPad

I have the most recent versions of iOS and iTunes. I have many thousands of photos. I attempt a sync by selecting my Pictures sub Folder to sync from. There is a lot of activity but after several ...
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Does Family Sharing consumes extra storage?

I already have my images uploaded to iCloud using Photos.app on my Mac and iOS devices. If I share some of that photos with my Family album, they will be re-uploaded (consuming more storage on my ...
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Importing new photos in Photos for OS X makes Time Machine copy the whole Photos library instead of just the added photos

I have an elderly but fully updated MacBook Pro running OS X 10.11. I have rebuilt my Photos library this summer to regain the space wasted by the iPhotos->Photos migration. It is around 22 GB. I ...
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Adding photos to iPhone from Mac using image capture

Does anyone know of a way that I can put photos on my iPhone using image capture?
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View iCloud photos on iPhone

iPhone 5C on iOS 9.1 I've created new albums and uploaded photos from a desktop on the icloud.com "iCloud Photos" page. How would I view these photos from my iPhone? I have "iCloud Photo Library" on,...
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How do I find out the origin of an image? [closed]

I found this image. It's familiar but I don't know who painted it. What's the best way to research this?
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How do I confirm storage usage in Photo/iPhoto and iCloud backup?

When I view more info on my Photos library it us using 229GB. The iPhoto Library is 207GB. When I check iCloud photos & videos usage there is 188GB. I have completed a full iCloud photos ...
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Contact picture not connect with Faces on Photo

Each time I'm going to select a face picture for my contact in the MacBook Pro (Mid. 2010 OS X 10.11) and I select the option Faces the window display the following message: Find and organise photos ...
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Is it possible to update timestamps on multiple photos using new Photos app?

I'm using El Capitan 10.11.1 and Photos app 1.2 The new version of the the Photos app allows you to update the metadata for photos via the 'Get Info' menu option. For a single photo, you can update ...
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Program for finding duplicate photos?

I used to use Visipics and completely loved it, it's simple yet powerful. However it's only for Windows which I have abandoned. Are there any OS X (Lion) programs that do the same? I'm sure there are, ...
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How can I open a photo in mail that is missing it's extension?

My security camera sends jpgs that are missing the filename extension ".jpg" Is there any way to view these images on my iPhone?
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MacBook Pro, OS X El Capitan - Photo Problems

I'm new to MacBooks and I take a lot of pictures. One of the things I appreciated of my previous Windows computer was that the photo organization was great. On my Mac, when I download my photos into ...
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Photos can't be deleted from iPhone

There are some photos on my iPhone 6 plus that I want to get rid of but I can't. When I click the photo the trash-can disappears. When I click edit a note pops up saying these photos are not editable. ...
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How do I copy all photos from Photos App to an external drive?

After searching here, I'm still confused about how the Photos App library works. I'd like to copy (or simply move) all of my photos (10k+) from the Photos app to an external drive, so that I can then ...
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I cant get into my iphone 5c, becuase the screen doesnt work, and i want to recover my photos

my phone recently broke, and the screen when I touch it doesn't do anything. But other than that it works, I receive messages and what not and it shows up on the screen, and the buttons work too. I'm ...
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Reverting back to Mavericks from El Capitan

Ever since I downloaded El Capitan I have lost the ability to Drag & Drop photos into Pages documents I am creating. Also in Pages, Certificate templates, for example, are not able to be edited. ...
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How to sync only those photos that were taken this year?

In my Photos.app (Mac), photos were taken from 2013, all of which are supposed to be synced to iCloud since OS X upgraded to EL Capitan. It's not possible to sync all to my iPhone because the total ...
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Saving photo in Messages to camera roll

I am trying to save a picture onto my camera roll, but when I message or email the picture to myself and try to save (click on the box with an arrow) the only options I get are to copy, print, or save ...
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Importing photos without using the OS X Photos app

I would like to import my photos off my camera without using the OS X Photos app and locate my photos direct in the Finder so I can store them in folders, edit them in Photoshop etc. (i.e. do whatever ...
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I want to delete Photos for OS X and just use lightroom. HOW do I do this?

I get this error every time I insert an sd card from my DSLR. It opened my sons external library, and when unplugged, I guess it is trying to connect to it. I know I could create a new library; but I ...
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How much overhead (%) space requires migrating a iPhoto library to a Photo library?

After migrating an iPhoto Library to a Photos App Library, they see actually share space by using hardlinks. So even the Finder says each folder use some amount of space, they are actually sharing it. ...
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Old phone cannot connect to computer, the “computer connection” icon appears on phone

I would like to get some pictures and audio out of an AT&T SGH-a687 phone onto my Mac computer. I first tried connecting it to a New PC Studio on a PC, but there was a problem after transfer 2 ...
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What is a software or app that extracts old flip phone data to a Mac via USB?

UPDATE, here is how I got the photos out. I'm looking for a software, preferably free, that can extract old flip phone data to a MacBook Pro. I have some photos and sound recording saved on my ...
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How to find a .peg file on iPhone?

I found this problem showing up on El Capitan Photos. Does anybody know how to find the .peg file? Additionally, I think this error is related to why some of my photos are not being imported into ...
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How to save photos from old Samsung AT&T flip phone with white screen (corrupted gpu) to my MacBook Pro?

UPDATE: This is how I got the photos out. I have some precious photos (family children) and sounds (baby voices) stored on my old Samsung AT&T SGH-a687 phone, not the SD card, that is ...