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Copying aliases between volumes

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I am moving a folder from my laptop to an external drive to free up space. In this folder, I have aliases in some subfolders that refer to files in other subfolders. However, when I move the folder, the aliases seem to be broken. Is there a way to either copy or create aliases so that it refers to another file using the relative folder reference:

 

e.g. Alias 1 refers to:

 

Alias 1 is in:

 

Volume 1/Folder 1/SubFolder 1/

 

and refers to a file:

 

Volume 1/Folder 1/SubFolder 2/file 1

 

once moved, the alias is located at:

 

Volume 2/Folder 1/SubFolder 1/

 

and once moved to the new volume, I would like for it to automatically refer to:

 

Volume 2/Folder 1/SubFolder 2/file 1

 

Is this possible?

 

Thanks.

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