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Just Press OPTION
Authored by: critcol on Feb 04, '09 09:15:40AM

Yes, you could hold Option when opening iPhoto to manually choose a secondary iPhoto Library.

What this hint is saying is that in pre-iPhoto '09, if you were to double-click an iPhoto Library in the Finder, pre-iPhoto '09 would open the default iPhoto Library listed here: ~/Library/Preferences/

In iPhoto '09, double-clicking an iPhoto Library will open the iPhoto Library that was double clicked, ignoring the default iPhoto Library.

This slight change makes it much easier to manage multiple iPhoto Libraries in the Finder rather than forcing the user to use a third-party app or forcing the user to hold OPTION and then hunt for their desired iPhoto Library.

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