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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is photography software for managing large numbers of images and handling post-production.

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Video playback cripples Lightroom performance

I'm using Lightroom with GPU acceleration, it's all pretty smooth until I try to watch a video alongside, be it in Chrome, Firefox or VLC (I like to edit photos while playing back some YouTube or ...
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Why accessing a drive when it's shared via network is much faster than when it's shared using Virtual Machine Connection (VMConnect)?

I use Lightroom inside Hyper-V VM. I shared a drive using Virtual Machine Connection (VMConnect) (see image below) and then accessed it from the VM and imported 100 files to Lightroom. Everything was ...
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HDD stopped showing up & can't enter BIOS

I have one 1TB HDD and one SSD on my PC. OS: Win10. About a month ago I bought another HDD, WD Purple 4TB, set everything up, formatted it, everything was okay until now. I copied photos on this new ...
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How do I download Adobe Lightroom Classic for MacOS on a Windows PC

I am on a Windows 10 Pro PC and wish to download Adobe Lightroom Classic for a friend who is having download issues on his MacOS device. Does Adobe provide this capability? I tried and it seems that ...
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Lightroom CC freezes whole PC

I don't know what else to try, so I decided to ask here. Sometimes Lightroom freezes the whole PC and I have to reboot. It doesn't happen anywhere else but in Lightroom, not even with games. For a ...
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Can Adobe Portfolio be used to create embeddable HTML snippets?

I'd like to create galleries with Adobe Portfolio, which is included in my Photography plan. However, I maintain a Joomla site and would like to embed the galleries into it rather than creating a ...
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Lightroom Classic CC unable to access photos on an OSX FUSE-mounted Veracrypt volume

For privacy, especially while travelling, I maintain my photo library in this arrangement: Lightroom catalogue file inside a Veracrypt volume on an external SSD Original photos inside a Veracrypt ...
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Why is the LR Instagram app for Lightroom telling me constantly to update the app?

My LR Instagram plug-in from Adobe Lightroom constantly keeps asking to update it. I even uninstalled the plug-in completely. It uploaded exactly two images and then it told me again to update my app. ...
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How do I recover hard disk space used by Lightroom?

I had Lightroom installed and it was taking up around 25 GB of space on my C drive as backup of some sort. So I simply went and removed all the catalog files-which was only 2 MB- from the default ...
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Panorama Merging Error

I can't create a Panorama in Adobe light room. I keep getting this error: "not enough info to estimate camera motion" as shown in the screenshot
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Lightroom causes system wide connectivity issue

Problem When starting LR all network activity on my WiFi connection stops (as observed in the "Performance" tab of the Task manager) and I can no longer access anything from the web (websites through ...
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How to convert Lightroom review data to jpeg [closed]

I lost orignal photo files because replace folder in OSX. Can I convert lrdata to photo file? or export review file to photo file.
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Lightroom 5, photo order is wrong in Develop mode

When in Develop mode, my opened Catalog or simply imported photos, are not displayed in order. I am trying to find a "Sort by Name" or similar like I have in Windows, but I cant find it. This problem ...
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Lightroom does'n switch to GeForce

I have a LR 4/5, but not of them switch to GeForce GT630M on my laptop, photoshop, cinema 4d, illustrator and other graphic soft work normally through the GeForce, but not the LR. anybody know the ...
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How can I convert .lrprev in .jpeg?

I broke a hard drive but I notice that the pictures in the catalog have been saved in the C:\Users\Vyrus\Pictures\Lightroom\LightR ... 3 Catalog Previews.lrdata. they are in a format other than ....
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Is there a Lightroom zoom-level which always fills the available screen space?

"Fit" scales larger images down to fit the screen, preserving aspect-ratio, and without cilpping (i.e. fit taking into account both width and height). So the title of this question requests also that ...
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dynamiclinkmediaserver folder in ~/Documents from Lightroom

Every time I view a video in Lightroom 4, it creates an empty folder in ~/Documents called "Adobe" with the folder "dynamiclinkmediaserver" inside. This is very annoying because I would like to keep ...
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CS5 Bridge labels & rejects in lightroom

I have been working on a huge amount of pictures on my desktop PC from work, using Adobe Bridge to label them. I now want to process them on my private laptop. Unfortunately, Photoshop CS5 is out of ...
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Adobe Lightroom starts automaticaly

Every time I insert a SD card into my computer, Adobe Lightroom starts and tries to import images from the card. How do I stop this? I use Windows 7.
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Keyboard shortcut for rotate in Lightroom on AZERTY keyboard

I'm using a Belgian AZERTY keyboard and have trouble finding how to execute the rotate image keyboard shortcut in Adobe Lightroom 4. The shortcut for rotate right is CTRL + ] but I find it impossible ...
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Are lrprev files in Lightroom just previews that I do not need to back up?

In Adobe Lightroom, it is my understanding that the .lrprev files it creates, are only previews of pictures, but that these can be regenerated from the real pictures in case of disaster. Is that ...
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Lightroom 4 slow to render in Develop mode; what part(s) of my PC is/are dogging it?

I made the jump from Picasa to LR4 and switched to shooting RAW in the process. The software boost did not come with a PC boost, but I didn't think it would be necessary; my machine seems adequate ...
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Speeding up Lightroom

I'm a photographer and work a lot with lightroom. Which is obnoxious on a HDD. Given that I have an iMac, I really don't want to have to take it apart. My current HDD is a Seagate 7200 RPM drive now. ...
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What is the difference between Aperture and Adobe Lightroom? [closed]

In terms of user experience, handling, expandability (support for third-party plugins such as Photomatix), ability to seamlessly publish to Flickr/Picasa etc? Apple has a temporary action - buy an ...
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importing iPhoto library to Lightroom (preserving rating and events if possible)

I'm trying to switch to Lightroom, currently using iPhoto, so I'd like to import all my existing libraries while keeping photo ratings, events and tags too. Is there a way to do that? Ratings are ...
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Using Lightroom 3, is it possible to upload photos to Flickr so that the flickr sets reflect the Lightroom Collections automatically?

I usually use the built-in Flickr publisher in Lightroom to publish photos to Flickr. This is good as it'll automatically persist tags and names and descriptions and general metadata. However, ...
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Will increasing RAM improve Lightroom 3 large tiff loading times

Set up: mid 2009 17" unibody MacBook Pro 4GB RAM 2.66 Core 2 Duo Snow Leopard 10.6.6 Lightroom 3 When working with 12 MegaPixel RAW files from a Nikon D700, no problem. Lightroom is fine. Recently ...
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Adobe Lightroom - get images from preview cache?

Is it possible to extract images from Lightroom's preview cache? For example if I lose some of the original image files before weekly backup. JPEG Preview is set to Medium size so I would not get the ...
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Can I set Lightroom's white balance picker tool to choose a supposedly white/black spot instead of neutral grey?

I'm correcting white balance issues in Adobe Lightroom 3. The white balance picker tool in the Develop module lets me to pick a light neutral grey spot in the picture from which Lightroom ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut in the Windows version Adobe Lightroom for "Edit Metadata"?

I'd like to be able to click the first picture, <-edit metadata command->, type keywords, arrow key to next photo... rinse repeat. However, I can't surmise the keyboard shortcut for 'edit metadata'...
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Upgrading Mac OS X 10.5.8 Corrupted Lightroom 2.7

I use Photoshop CS4 and Lightroom 2. I recntly upgraded to 10.5.8 and began to have issues with LR. So, I reinstalled and downgraded my OS. I'm now running 10.5.2 on my MacBook 2.4G Core Duo with ...
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Is there a usable HTML web gallery template for Lightroom 2?

The built-in HTML gallery unfortunately generates invalid HTML markup so its looks are likely more coincidence than proper design. That aside its JavaScript usage prevents using the middle mouse ...
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Photo Management Software for OS X That Supports Multiple Library Locations

I'm looking at the possibility of changing our photo management software. Thinking about Aperture or Lightroom. And want to know if either supports: Having folders/libraries on separate harddrives/...
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Does Adobe Lightroom store metadata in the pictures?

Does Adobe Lightroom store metadata in the pictures? Which metadata is actually stored in which isn't?
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How do I migrate my photo library from Lightroom 1.0 into Aperture 2?

I've got thousands of photos in an existing Lightroom 1.0 library and I want to move them to Aperture 2. Is there a way to do this while preserving the keyword tags and existing adjustments? Using a ...
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Using Lightroom with images on a NAS with Windows and Mac?

The licence for Lightroom allows one to run it on their primary PC and laptop as long as both are not running at the same time. Has anyone tried running it on a shared set of images (e.g., on a NAS) ...
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