Get rid of exclamation mark in iPhoto.

IPhoto is one of the most lovable devices by photography lovers all over the world because of its smart features and user friendly applications. However, one faces problems when the iPhoto gets corrupt and faces inaccessibility issues. Sometimes when you try to open the photos a big exclamation mark in iPhoto is displayed on the screen. The photo appears as usual when one browses the thumbnails in the Library or an album but when you go to the Edit Mode you encounter either a blank white or a gray background or an exclamation point.

Such a situation arises when the photo is missing from its location or has been deleted during some operation. If you are getting iphoto exclamation then it means that the photo is missing from its location and if you encounter a blank white then it means that the system has some permission issue.

To resolve the iphoto exclamation mark one needs to follow the steps given below and get rid of the error:


  • Close iPhoto.
  • Launch iPhoto using the Command +Option key. Rebuild the library by following the appropriate steps.
  • If he aforementioned steps do not help then use the iPhoto Library Manager to rebuild the iPhoto Library. You can download it and then click on the Add Library Button and navigate it to the user or the folder containing the images. In the left hand pane you would find the iPhoto Library Manager.
  • Now click on the Library and then go to the file and then to the Rebuild Library Manager.
  • Now name the new library and select a location where you want to place it and then click on the create button.




If the problem persists even after performing all the aforementioned steps, then you need to use an efficient and reliable tool that can do iPhoto Library Recovery. It is a very good means of getting back all the inaccessible pictures back by removing the exclamation mark iphoto.