OS X,Common Problems
Sharing your iPhoto 4 Albums through a Firewall
If you spend a lot of time on the Internet, you would be well advised to created a firewall to protect your computer from unauthorized access. There is a built-in firewall that comes with Mac OS X v10.3 "Panther". There are also a large number of third party firewalls available for all version of OS X. Once you have your firewall setup you may notice that sharing your iPhoto library with others in your same network is no longer possible. Does this mean that you have to choose between sharing photos and securing your Mac? Not any more. If you read "Sharing your iPhoto 4 Albums through a Firewall," you will find a step-by-step set of instructions explaining how you can both secure your Mac and share photos. Click here to read the article.