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files cannot be read

Started by cherry, April 28, 2022, 06:15:12 AM

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cherry

I am a novice at terminal and also new to exiftool
im getting this error when using exiftool

Error: File not found - /Users/***********/Desktop/***/usa
Error: File not found - video.mp4
    0 image files read
    2 files could not be read

If anyone could point me in the right direction id appreciate it.

Phil Harvey

You must put the file name in quotes if it contains spaces.

eg:  exiftool "/Users/***********/Desktop/***/usa video.mp4"

- Phil
...where DIR is the name of a directory/folder containing the images.  On Mac/Linux, use single quotes (') instead of double quotes (") around arguments containing a dollar sign ($).