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Slow photo download

by weegee83 / May 11, 2015 11:07 AM PDT

I have downloaded newest software. Downloading photos and videos is very slow. This started about a year ago and has progressively gotten worse.

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Clarification Request
Would you like to share where you are
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / May 11, 2015 9:42 PM PDT
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downloading these "photos and videos" from?


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Slow Download
by weegee83 / May 12, 2015 5:15 AM PDT

Once I download my photos or vidieos, they are all seperated in to folders I already have set up.

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The question was,
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / May 12, 2015 8:39 AM PDT
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where do you download these photos and videos from.

From the phrasing of your answer I think you are transferring or importing them and not downloading them.

Is that the case?


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Slow photo transfer
by weegee83 / May 12, 2015 1:09 PM PDT
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I am transferring the photos from my cameras SD card.

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(NT) Using the camera or a USB card reader?
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / May 12, 2015 9:20 PM PDT
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All Answers

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Given so little detail.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 11, 2015 12:01 PM PDT
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I'll share something.

Let's say you put all photos into the same folder. With each photo, the speed should decrease. Nothing's broken. It's how it works.

That's why I break up my work into folders and keep the item count in the few hundred.

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Re: slow download
by Kees_B Forum moderator / May 12, 2015 5:53 AM PDT
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- What "newest software" did you download?


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