Photoshop Elements 11: How to Delete Files and Folders


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Deleting files and folders

There's an important distinction between deleting a file or folder from an Organizer catalog and deleting a file or folder from your drive altogether; and you want to be careful not to delete from the drive when all you mean to do is remove a file or folder from your Catalog. For example, let's say that I want to remove this yellow flower photo from my Catalog. But, I may want to bring it back in, so I don't want to delete it from my hard drive altogether. I'll select the photo in Media view and then I'll right-click it, and I'll choose Delete From Catalog.

This warning tells me that if I just click okay, the selected item will be deleted from the Catalog, but it won't be deleted from my hard drive altogether unless I check this check box. So I'll be careful not to check that box now, and I'll click okay. The photo dissappears from my Catalog but it still is on my hard drive in the same location that it always was. So if I want to bring it back, I can si...

Deleting files and folders
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Deleting files and folders provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 11 Essentials: 01 Importing and Organizing Photos

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Photography
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