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Mac won't shut down because iPhoto is importing photos

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my mac wont shut down because it says iphoto is importing photos. iphoto cancels the shutdown. maybe i disconnected my camera before importing was complete.. but now i just want to shutdown my computer. how do i stop iphoto from cancelling shutdown?? please help!
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Pat replied 7 years ago.
You can force iphoto to quit by hitting command-option-escape. Then choose iPhoto from the list of programs and click "Force Quit". Once that's done, you can shut down your computer.
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