PF6: Move command doesn't remove file from source

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Josh N.

16 Apr, 2012 06:37 PM

Trying to move files from a local computer to a NAS using PF 6 - it appears the file fully copies to the NAS, but does not delete from the source location. I have to manually delete the file.

  1. 1 Posted by Damazio on 16 Apr, 2012 06:58 PM

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    How are you moving the files, Josh (Move to menu command, drag & drop with modifier key, Cut & Paste...)?

  2. 2 Posted by Josh N. on 16 Apr, 2012 09:23 PM

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    I'm using the CMD modifier on a drag & drop

  3. 3 Posted by Michael on 17 Apr, 2012 04:33 AM

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    Does this work correctly in the Finder?

  4. 4 Posted by Damazio on 17 Apr, 2012 03:35 PM

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    ...and when draggin to other local volumes?

  5. 5 Posted by Thibaut on 17 Apr, 2012 05:02 PM

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    On a related matter, I miss the "Move Item Here" command from the Finder (Cmd+Alt+V).

  6. 6 Posted by Damazio on 17 Apr, 2012 10:51 PM

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    How do you get the Move Item Here command?

  7. 7 Posted by Thibaut on 18 Apr, 2012 07:25 AM

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    It's new in Lion. In the Finder, open the Edit menu and press Alt, you'll see that "Paste" changes to "Move Item Here".

    It allows you to cut/paste any file that is already in the clipboard.

    That way you don't have to worry about whether to copy or cut; always copy, and if you want to cut, simply Cmd+Alt+V instead of Cmd+V in the directory you want to paste into.

  8. 8 Posted by Damazio on 23 Apr, 2012 03:05 PM

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    Josh, how's the status on this? Please, re-open if you're able to reproduce the error.

  9. Damazio closed this discussion on 23 Apr, 2012 03:05 PM.

  10. Damazio re-opened this discussion on 02 May, 2012 09:51 PM

  11. 9 Posted by Damazio on 02 May, 2012 09:51 PM

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    Josh, are you on Snow Leopard?

  12. 10 Posted by Josh N. on 03 May, 2012 03:01 PM

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    I'm on Lion 10.7.2, and I believe I was able to replicate the behaviour on SL 10.6.4 as well.

  13. 11 Posted by Damazio on 16 Jul, 2012 01:52 AM

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    Guys, what's the status on the "Moving" issue, on the latest v6.0.4?

  14. 12 Posted by Thibaut on 16 Jul, 2012 07:28 AM

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    Not the original issue but the latest version still doesn't support the "Move Item Here" Cmd+Alt+V command.

  15. 13 Posted by Damazio on 19 Jul, 2012 01:21 AM

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    A ticket to your request has been submitted for review, Thibaut.
    I'll close for now so Josh, reopen if you have any news and I will reopen if/when the Move Item Here suggestion ticket is approved/implemented.

  16. Damazio closed this discussion on 19 Jul, 2012 01:21 AM.

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