Mylio Photos makes importing your legacy iPhoto or Aperture Library quick and easy.

  1. Click the plus icon in the top app bar to open the Add Media dialog.
  2. Choose Add media from Photos for macOS, iPhoto, or Aperture.
  3. Select your Aperture or iPhoto Library and click Continue.
    • If your Aperture or iPhoto library is not found automatically, select Other Library and navigate to that library on your hard drive.
  4. Mylio Photos will display information about your Aperture or iPhoto Library and calculate the size.
  5. Confirm the information, then click Import Now.

iPhoto and Aperture Edits Supported by Mylio Photos

Mylio Photos’ iPhoto and Aperture import tool makes it possible to import much of the information found in these legacy libraries. The following chart shows how Mylio Photos translates the information from your iPhoto and Aperture libraries.

iPhoto Aperture Mylio Photos
Rating Rating Rating
Keywords Keywords Keywords
n/a Color Labels Color Label
Flag Flag Flag
Title Title Title
Caption Caption Caption
n/a Copyright Copyright
Edit – Crop Edit – Crop Crop
Edit – Rotate Edit – Rotate Rotate
Edit – Exposure Edit – Exposure Exposure
Edit – Saturation Edit – Saturation Saturation
Edit – Contrast Edit – Contrast Contrast
n/a Edit – Vibrance Vibrance
Edit – Temp Edit – Temp Temp
Edit – Tint Edit – Tint Tint
Edit Shadow Edit Shadow Shadow
Edit – Sharpen Edit – Sharpen Sharpen
Edit – Black & White Edit – Black & White Black & White
Edit – Definition Edit – Definition Definition
Edit – Highlight Edit – Highlight Highlight
Events Projects Folders
Albums Albums Albums
Face tag Face tag People
GPS GPS Places
n/a Versions Not Currently Supported
n/a Stacks Not Currently Supported
n/a Rejects Not Currently Supported
Hidden Files Hidden Files Not Currently Supported


Was this helpful?

Yes No
You indicated this topic was not helpful to you ...
Could you please leave a comment telling us why? Thank you!
Thanks for your feedback.

Post your comment on this topic.

Please do not use this for support questions.
Need more help? Visit our Support website.

Post Comment