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    The catalog does not appear to be a valid Lightroom catalog.

    Wow - thanks! Im gratefull for this kind offer. The Apple shop has in the mean time using various data rescue software found some older catalogs on the broken fusion drive. But they also wont open. Then I found this on internet: Note: On Mac, Lightroom Classic CC/Lightroom 6.1 doesn't zip...
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    The catalog does not appear to be a valid Lightroom catalog.

    Thank you very much. This download worked, but I got the message: this is a valid code, but no valid product is found on this computer - and I am asked to enter purchase code for LR 5. After entering code, I can only move forward with trial version. Next Lr ask me which catalog to update or...
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    The catalog does not appear to be a valid Lightroom catalog.

    Operating System: High Sierra Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): LR 7.01 trial Hello dear experts. Im stuck for 2 full days because LR 7 can't open/import my 5.3 GIG LR 6 catalog, because of unknown error. After my 5K iMac came back from repair with new 3tb fusion drive, Adope...
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    Dear victoria Bampton I se you are a Forum leader and other, so you might be the right one to give my wish list. 1. A suggestion box of how to make LR better - up above. 2. A much better Folder pane - with folders slightly bigger so that they can contain symbols and colours chosen from a drop...
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    To Adope developers. For a big organise like this with thousands of folders, colour- and multiple choices of folder labelling would be a God sent! Its really tiring and time consuming to search a folder with gray on gray text only. Imagine the folders were game in the dense bush. The hunter with...
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    Thanks Victoria. Later after the import, the the metadata except keywords shoved up. Then I went to "metadata" and tried "read metadata from files" and "save metadata to files". No keywords showed up, but the keyword suggestion box below had relevant suggestions to any chosen image - so the...
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    Moving photos and metadata from iPhoto to Lightroom

    I have the same problem importing tens of thousands of images edited in ACDsee. LR4 imports only the filename - no EXIF or IPTC and other metadata - start from scratch all over. So much for this "time saving" software
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    I just finished importing 85.000 images from an external drive, but all the EXIF and IPTC metadata from ACDsee is missing. Cant LR read this??? or do I have to tick/untick somewhere? Thank you, Brian
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    Can LR import History, star rating etc - later, when it failed importing first time, or do I have to import everything "from the catalog" where it was edited? It appears that I merged 2 catalogs where the one was not the latest version. There seem to be no answer anywhere as to how to merge two...
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    Thanks ErroBefore upgrading, I made a time machine backup to my 2 TB external. After upgrade, I plugged it in and copied the up to date LR3.4 back up catalog from it to my Momentus. Thats when I was prompted to to upgrade this back up to be compatible with 4.1. I was waiting for the Optibay to...
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    Thanks, I am aware of all this, but think that LR should be able to actively search (browse) for missing images, since Im sure that this is a very common problem for most photographers - if not after moving images outside LR, then after upgrading soft and hardware, like for me right now. Since I...
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    Why can't LR find folders and images with unchanged names by itself when the drive is open. It should not matter where they are or have been moved to if it just searches all files. Would it be an idea to make LR backups and just go ahead to start importing all images - in the waiting time for...
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    Forgot to say that the small catalog is the the one I have used the last half year. The big one is the older.
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    Thanks Erro and Kiwigeoff I think I did not reimport any photos - so non should be in both catalogs. I may remember wrong - work only in the summer with images. Im of course willing to work online if possible - no experience in this. However others won't sheer the insight. I regret having...
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    1.000.000 photo organise - merging 2 catalogs - LR can't find photos after big upgrad

    This may be the biggest challenge to the experts so far in this forum. However I think many photographers have the same problems - thus justifying the time consuming answers.:hail: I have roughly a million photos on 20 hard drives, that I need to reorganise and move the most important to my...
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