Move and Rename the library iPhoto and Aperture


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Moving and renaming the library

The Aperture and iPhoto Libraries, they're actually these wonderful containers that hold your data, your thumbnails, your original images. Very handy! It's like having a very cool grocery bag to carry all these items so you don't have to juggle them in your arms. And these containers can be moved and they can be renamed. Now, to move them, it's very simple. You basically just click and drag them to wherever you want. And you can create folders to organize these at the Finder level wherein our Exercise File folder right now, which is inside the Pictures folder and I can open that up and there they are.

Now, if I want to rename, there are two ways that you can do that. One is you can just click on the name itself and type. That's one way to do it. Now, I actually use Get Info most of the time for renaming, because it allows me to look at some of the other things that are going on. So, I'm just going to click on the file and I'm going to do Command+I right here and...

Moving and renaming the library
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Moving and renaming the library provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Derrick Story as part of the Using iPhoto and Aperture Together

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Photography
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Aperture iPhoto
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