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wqllqce
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Post by wqllqce »

Hullo all.
New boy here with a question.
I have been using MP for a couple of days now, and I have most things sussed.
However, I have been going through my photos setting categories and I have set the wrong category for two or three of my photos.
I have searched and searched, and for the life of me, I cannot figure out a way to remove the little yellow category icon from these photos, so that I can then apply the correct category.
Please, how do I go about doing this?
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XnTriq
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Re: Categories

Post by XnTriq »

Hello wqllqce. Welcome to the forum.

Have you tried optimizing and/or rebuilding the thumbnail cache?
  • Tools » Settings » Browser » Cache DB » Cache maintenance
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Re: Categories

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In the categories pane (near preview), you can uncheck category...
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Re: Categories -SOLVED

Post by wqllqce »

@XnTriq
Tried rebuilding the cache but to no avail.

@xnview
You are on the ball.
My layout has the preview pane switched off as I really don't need it.
If I choose another layout with the preview pane switched on, then I see that one of the tabs is for categories and I can change by checking/unchecking.

Thanks for your help guys, much appreciated.

I will try not to break anything else. :)