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Cull Graphics Quickly with Preview

You're faced with a folder full of images, and you need to sort through them, trashing some number and keeping the rest. For a quick way to do that, select them all, and open them in Preview (in Leopard, at least). You'll get a single window with each graphic as an item in the drawer. Use the arrow keys to move from image to image, and when you see one you want to trash, press Command-Delete to move it from its source folder to the Finder's Trash. (Delete by itself just removes the picture from Preview's drawer.)

 
 

Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk/18-Jun-07

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AirPort connection troubles -- Are some connection problems that appear in old AirPort base stations solved by the newest models? (3 messages)


Blowing Apple's Horn -- The Economist devotes several articles to Apple in its latest issue. (1 message)


Constructive suggestions for better environmental policies -- Prompted by the interplay between Apple and Greenpeace over Apple's environmental policies, readers discuss practicalities of disposing of hazardous materials. (5 messages)


Losing the Color Palette -- Which files need to be saved so that a consistent color palette can be re-used later? (4 messages)


Dictation / Verbal note-taking on iPhone? Will the iPhone offer some way to record audio notes? Plus, readers offer suggestions for recording notes on other devices. (7 messages)


Videos crashing iTunes -- What can be done for a reader whose copy of iTunes crashes whenever a video is played? (1 message)


New version of Eudora/Thunderbird? Eudora is set to become part of the open-source email program Thunderbird, but what is its status? Penelope can tell you. (3 messages)


iPhone Fauxmercial -- An unauthorized iPhone ad is just as good as Apple's advertisements. (6 messages)


AirPort, AirTunes, Security (advice needed) -- A reader finds that AirTunes playback over an AirPort Express is disappointingly choppy, and looks to TidBITS Talk for advice. (1 message)


MS Exchange: Can Eudora for E-mail and Entourage for Calendaring Coexist? With Microsoft Exchange being implemented at a reader's workplace, can Eudora be configured as the email reader? (10 messages)

 

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