Backing up catalogs


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Backing up catalogs

It is so important to back up not only your photos and other media files that you've brought in through Elements, but also the Organizer catalog with all the information that it contains about your media files. Elements makes backing up both the files and the catalog so easy that there's really no excuse not to do it regularly. You don't have to rely on external backup schemes or third-party software, because Elements offers its own backup features and they're really easy to use. There are two different ways to back up from Elements.

In this movie, I'll cover how to back up to physical media like CDs, DVDs, or external hard drives. Later in the course when I'm covering online services, I'll show you how you can use Elements to back up to an online account too. I suggest that you do both, but at least do one or the other. To start your first backup to an external drive, to CDs, or to DVDs, go up to the File menu in the Organizer, and choose Backup Catalog to C...

Backing up catalogs
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Backing up catalogs provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 8 for Windows Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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