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Applying a keyword to a collection folder?

PhilBurton

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Can I apply keywords to the collection (or smart collection) folder, as opposed to individual photos in a collection? I have a lot of folders of photos that I have imported, and I want a way to prioritize those folders as something like High, Medium, and Low for how soon to DEVELOP the photos in these collections.

If it is not possible to keyword a collection folder, is there another way to accomplish my goal?

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Keywords are not applied to folders or collections. Only to master images and vitual copies.

Folders and Collections can be assigned a color label. You can also "name" your color labels as a way to remember what each color means. For example, you could name the red one "High", the yellow one "Medium" and the green one "Low". You see these names when you get a pop up color labele "picker" (right click on a folder, select "Add color Label to Folder", then you'll see the named colors.
 

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@johnrellis and @Califdan,

I already created a Color Label Set definition for collections, but only for "LIBRARY not done," corresponding to the "Doing LIBRARY" color for individual photos. I guess I will have to revise the definition for collections.

Thanks for the replies

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With a plugin called DaisyNotes it's possible to add Notes to Folders en Collections
https://buggeringabout.com/daisynotes/
@Roelof Moorlag

Thanks for the suggestion. I remember trying out DaisyNotes about two years ago, but decided not to use it because I found it too awkward to use and because of its implementation. I didn't keep notes, so I don't remember all the details.

The suggestions of @johnrellis and @Califdan work for me and are straightforward to use.
 
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