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Authored by: MJCube on Jan 25, '09 08:29:28PM
the override for move is triggered by adding the option key.

I puzzled over this for a while and I think you meant the Command Key. Dragging items from one volume to another will copy; the Option key doesn't change that. But adding the Command key will simulate a file move, where the original is deleted as soon as it's been copied.

Of course it's still a copy-&-delete even though it looks like a move, and that was simonpie's point. I'm not sure what the anonymous tipster was referring to there.

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Authored by: Michael.Massing on Jan 28, '09 12:38:06PM

My bad on both counts: thanks for the correction and clarification. Best, M.

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