iPhoto Diet 3.1 review

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iPhoto Diet is a utility for slimming down iPhoto libraries.

License: Freeware
OS: Mac OS X
File size: 0K
Developer: Martin Fuhrer
Price: $0.00
Updated: 11 Sep 2006
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iPhoto Diet is a utility for slimming down iPhoto libraries. It removes the original copies of modified photos based on several selectable criteria. For example, criteria include removing unrotated originals or redundant duplicates.

As well, iPhoto Diet can remove the icon thumbnails from photo files, saving additional space. Useful utility prior to burning your iPhoto libraries onto CDs or for freeing up hard drive space. iPhoto Diet can be run manually or set to run automatically at desired times. It is available in multiple languages and welcomes contributions for additional languages.

Here are some key features of "iPhoto Diet":
eliminate duplicate photos created internally by iPhoto or imported by yourself
remove iPhoto's backups of rotated or modified photos
strip the thumbnail icons of your photos
remove thumbnail photos that have become mixed up with your high resolution photos
identify photos which have not been added to albums
weed out unnecessary folders and files from the library

What's New:
iPhoto 6 is now supported .
iPhoto Diet is now a universal binary.
Reorganized "Remove Original Backups" options.
Added the option to remove originals within iPhoto libraries only (relevant only to iPhoto 6)
All albums created by iPhoto Diet now begin and end with double-dashes ( -- ) to make them stand out from the user's albums.

Mac OS X 10.3 or later
Apple iPhoto 4, 5 or 6.

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