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My hard drive is recognize as folder and not device...

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Jun 24, 2022
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Operating System
  1. macOS 12 Monterey

I don't know why, but when I plug my new hard drive to my computer and add the new folder to LR, it adds it as a folder and not as a device (with the green things next to it - as Macintosh HD).
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Can you help me ?

Have a good day ☀️
Oct 8, 2007
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Power User
I think there is an extra problem. Notice how Volumes shows 13134 and Lr20-21 shows 13133 - ie there's a photo a the Volumes level.

So, temporarily untick the menu Library > Show Photos in Subfolders and select Volumes. Move this photo into Lr20-21. Tick the menu Library > Show Photos in Subfolders. Then follow Johan's steps.
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