mac: moved iphotos library to external drive.. now iphones doesn't work

I attempt to move the IPhoto library to an external hard drive, now IPhoto doesn't work on the MAC.

Any suggestions?  

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NYGiantsFanAuthor Commented:
great.. now the photos don't sync up when i plug the iphone in.
When you launch iPhoto now, it should be offering to let you make a new library, yes? iPhoto expects the iPhoto Library to be in Users/[user]/Pictures. Here is the cool thing. You can have multiple libraries, say one in the iPhoto Library and one on an external Hard Drive somewhere.

Make sure that your external drive is plugged in and then hold down the Option key as you launch iPhoto. (iPhoto must be off before it can be launched right?) You will get a little dialog box asking which library you want to open. Hopefully the library on the external drive will show up here as an option.

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NYGiantsFanAuthor Commented:
Hmmm. I want to disconnect the hard drive and start a new library.  When I click the IPhoto icon, nothing happens when I do this.

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NYGiantsFanAuthor Commented:
I am wondering if I am going to need to reinstall Iphoto.  I am new to Mac so I don't even know how to do this.

did you try starting with the option key down? (make sure that it is not already launched in some crippled state. It must be completely off before launching with the option key)

Also, go into Disk Utility and repair permissions for your HD.
NYGiantsFanAuthor Commented:
Hmmmm. I photo is not on the bottom icon bar.  

I did two of the above things and nothing is working.

Help me out Fan,

Which 2 things did you do?

If an app such as iPhont is not in the dock at the bottom, then simply go to the Application folder and and drag it in. It will still be in the Application folder, but then it will also be in the dock. You should then be able to do the little Option Launch thing described above. If not, you have a problem besides having moved the library.
NYGiantsFanAuthor Commented:
This question should be deleted.  I had to call apple for support.
what did Apple have you do?
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