Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Can't Tag or Rate Photos on Second Hard Drive

17 Nov 2010   #1
sajan

windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Can't Tag or Rate Photos on Second Hard Drive

Hi,

I am really digging the ability to rate and tag photos. I take a lot of photos and don't have enough room for them on my C: drive. I have a second internal drive that I store them on. The problem is that I am unable to rate or tag any picture on the second drive. The stars are de-highlighted and tags is not even present in the pane. However, any picture on the C drive can be rated or tagged.

I have tried adding the external drive folder as a library. It addes it properly and allows the arranging functions to be used but I can not tag or rate.

Any suggestions.

Operating System: Windows 7 64 bit (clean install from formatted drive)


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

18 Nov 2010   #2
sajan

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Anybody?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Nov 2012   #3
jonbiel

Windows 7 Home x64
 
 
optimze folder for pictures

I know this was two years ago and you may now have solved it but anyone else with the same problem could try changing the folder properties to optimise for pictures
-right click folder,
-properties,
-customize tab, -
-optimize this folder for - scroll down to 'pictures'
- also tick aply to subfolders
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 Can't Tag or Rate Photos on Second Hard Drive




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Deleting Photos from Hard Drive to Free Up Space.
I need more space on my hard disk drive. I bought an external drive to store photographs to free up space. I transferred many photos from my laptop to the external drive. Now I'm having trouble deleting the photos from the laptop. Please advise.
Music, Pictures & Video
Primary Hard disk transfer rate is slow
I'm facing a bad sector error in an unallocated space. after running partition wizard tools for surface test in my hard disk. Please help, how to solve it. I'm thankful for that in advance.
Hardware & Devices
Transfer Rate lagging on USB 3.0 from WHS to external drive on HTPC
I am copying files from a WHS 2003 to a back-up drive on a HTPC. The WHS and the HTPC are connected physically to a router. The back-up drive is USB 3.0 and plugged into a 3.0 USB input on the HTPC. The transfer rate is only 40MB/second. Why is this? The data is being transferred via CAT6...
Hardware & Devices
Cannot able to find my photos in my hard disk
Hi All, Last week i had my system crash in that i have lost all my partition disk data's. After that i have re installed my OS and re recreate a partition disk also. For my data's i try to trace it by using recovery software. I got all my videos and documents and mp3 files. but i cannot ...
Performance & Maintenance
Cannot able to find my photos in my hard disk
Hi All, Last week i had my system crash in that i have lost all my partition disk data's. After that i have re installed my OS and re recreate a partition disk also. For my data's i try to trace it by using recovery software. I got all my videos and documents and mp3 files. but i cannot able to...
Music, Pictures & Video
Top rated photos? How to rate them and add them to Top rated photos?
My Pictue Library contains about 37gb (18000 files). They all are indexed in Personalization > Library.I rated a lot of photos in specific folders like Wallpapers. But I also rated some Travel photos.Not all of them are displayed in Top rated Photos. I have no clue why, its a pretty clean...
Music, Pictures & Video

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 17:18.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App