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Question: I created a second photos library on an EHD. When I open Photos on my iMac, the EHD never stops working even though I am on the original photos library on the mac

I created a second photos library on an EHD. When I open Photos on iMac, the EHD never stops working even though I am on the original photos library on the iMac

iMac, Mac OS X (10.7.4)

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That is a large library - the background scanning will take weeks


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Mar 9, 2018 9:32 PM in response to jutiwe In response to jutiwe

Can I shut down the Mac and the external drive as they are running hot and the EDH loud at times without the process starting over? Thanks for your help! Judit

Mar 9, 2018 9:32 PM

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Question: I created a second photos library on an EHD. When I open Photos on my iMac, the EHD never stops working even though I am on the original photos library on the mac