may I please ask an additional question and excuse any stupidity because I am a newbie:
Now even though you cannot store a catalogue on an network drive it is obviously possible to store the photos themselves on the network. Having done so, I have then been forced to move the files to a different folder. The Organizer has then lost contact to the files. However when I try to reconnect the photos the system just says that the photos are to be found on an external drive and prompts me to reconnect the external drive. Is there a way to tell the organizer that the files are now in a different folder on the network ?
In addition to that: Have you ever come across problems with the access rights for the photos on the network drive ? I have been unable to delete files on the network drive after I had added these to the Organizer catalogue. MAC OS X (10.6.8) did not let me write or delete files no matter what I tried.
Thanks for any help.
Thanks, for that ( I assume we have to carry on in English due to forum policy even though we are both of German tongue I assume)
You mean the access problems are part of the "no network drive" thing? I suspected that. Took me a whole day in front of my computer to realign the mess. So should one better not use the network drives at all? Quite a pity in times where everybody seems to use network storage.
No, I did not use organizer to use the photos. So there is no way to reconnect them? Should I delete the catalogue and start with the photos from scratch?
Am 02.01.2013 um 23:35 schrieb Barbara B.:
Re: Using a network-stored catalog with Mac OSX
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Well, yes, these are part of the "no network drive" thing.
As for moving the photos, did you use organizer to move them? You will always have trouble if you move photos outside of organizer, even on the same drive--you have to let it manage your photos or it doesn't have a clue as to what happened.
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