Received message: your photo library is either in use by another application or has become unreadable". How do I fix this???

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iPhoto will not open.  "Your photo library is either is use by another application or has become unreadable.  Shut down & restart your computer….".  I did this and it still will not open.  Any suggestions on how to fix this?

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Do the following:
1 - launch iPhoto with the Command+Option keys held down to open the First Aid window. Be sure to follow the circled recommendation in the screenshot.
2 - Run Option #4, Rebuild Database.

November 30, -0001

Received message: your photo library is either in use by another application or has become unreadable". How do I fix this???

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