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Author Topic: Unlock files  (Read 11867 times)

Offline kiska

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Unlock files
« on: February 10, 2011, 06:58:02 AM »
How do I unlock a whole file of images??? I know how to do individual images but when I go to Finder>Get Info and unlock the whole file it doesn't work.
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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #1 on: February 10, 2011, 07:26:29 AM »
Kiska I found this, not sure if it will help?
View the files through Adobe Bridge. Select all and right click. If just one of the selected files is locked you'll get an option to "unlock all", if no files are locked that option will not be available.
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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #2 on: February 10, 2011, 08:11:20 AM »
mmmmmm. My only option was "Lock All Items". Bummer........THEY'RE ALREADY LOCKED!!!!!!!!  :mad:

AND THERE ARE OVER 150 PICS IN IT.

Thanks for trying.
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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #3 on: February 10, 2011, 11:17:44 AM »
Kiska,

I hate to say I don't have a clue and I have never locked my files. Is this done so so don't delete them? I know this sounds simplistic, but have you tried rebooting to see if that will get PhotoShop to work like it should? If you don't get an answer; I could post on the NAPP forum.

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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #4 on: February 10, 2011, 11:32:49 AM »
Kiska, I also don't know anything about locking files, it must be a Mac thingy?

I found this: "In Get Info, at the very bottom, there is a button, "Apply to enclosed items..."

These may be helpful links:
http://hintsforums.macworld.com/showthread.php?t=42155
http://support.apple.com/kb/ts1402

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« Last Edit: February 10, 2011, 11:35:21 AM by Hannie »
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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #5 on: February 10, 2011, 11:38:17 AM »
These files came off a burned cd. Evidently, some cd's can get locked as they're made. It's the only file of countless ones that's locked.

Thanks guys.
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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #6 on: February 10, 2011, 11:43:28 AM »
What if you transfer the whole content of the CD to your hard drive and then try to open it?

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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #7 on: February 10, 2011, 11:47:29 AM »
It's on my hard drive, booboo.
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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #8 on: February 10, 2011, 12:04:29 PM »
It's on my hard drive, booboo.

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Boo-Boo,  An adjective used to describe something or someone that is unappealing or annoying. It is something or someone that is strongly repulsive or unliked, unfavorable, aggravating, and especially unattractive.
The Boston Red Sox are Boo-Boo as hell
More examples of this are: bad food, fat people, ugly women

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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #9 on: February 10, 2011, 12:10:16 PM »
uh, BooBoo is a term of affection. Name of a bear in the Yogi Bear cartoons.




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Re: Unlock files
« Reply #10 on: February 10, 2011, 12:12:01 PM »
Oops...    ::)
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