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Explorer ,
Mar 29, 2022 Mar 29, 2022

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How do I properly move my photos from an external hard drive to my new Mac laptop.

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Mar 29, 2022 Mar 29, 2022

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Hi Kate,

have a look at these 2 options, most people recommend option 2.

https://www.lightroomqueen.com/move-photos-another-hard-drive-leaving-catalog/

 

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LEGEND ,
Mar 29, 2022 Mar 29, 2022

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How do I properly move my photos from an external hard drive to my new Mac laptop.


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It sounds like you are moving to a new computer. If so, the instructions are here: https://www.lightroomqueen.com/how-move-lightroom-to-new-computer/

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Mar 29, 2022 Mar 29, 2022

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Are you sure you have enough space?

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I have 1T. I don't have a lot of pictures. I take pictures of my jewelry and there is no benefit to keeping all photos. I am going to back up the entire computer, so the photos get backed up with it.

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