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    Lightroom 4/6 windows version to mac?

    So now when I open LR it says to sign in to Adobe account. When I do a dialogue comes up Serial Number Validation, Please connect to the internet to validate your serial number. When I press validate nothing happens. I press connect later and I am in LR . When I check my account there is...
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    Lightroom 4/6 windows version to mac?

    Thank you very much Jim. I downloaded LR6 and installed it. All seemed well, except during the validation process it said that they were unable to connect to the internet, which seemed strange because I had just been to my email to retrieve a confirmation Number. They said if I didn't do it...
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    Lightroom 4/6 windows version to mac?

    A few months ago my Dell Windows7 computer died. In the meantime I came across a 2012 MacBook pro. I went to the Adobe site hoping to download a mac version of LR 6. But there are no longer any versions supported. I have a windows disk for LR 4 which I upgraded to 6 online. I was wondering if...
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    Resolving an increasing mess

    Hi Victoria, When I first wrote you I had one catalog dated 2017-03-15 1243 a few days before the first move. Now it says Date modified 4/7/2017 . I am not sure if this would still give me the before picture. I think I have opened LR with each of the catalogs in the backups folder trying to...
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    Resolving an increasing mess

    Thanks Ian. For my photos I have a single catalog, by year, month, date. I have additional folders for drawings, and computer art. When I moved my folders between drives I used Windows. My mistake was thinking Synchronize folders would do the job. I had mistakenly believed that the XMP sidecar...
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    Resolving an increasing mess

    Thanks Ian for the support. Lightroom says I have moved a little over 8,000 files to the new drive. I will try your test idea in a few days. In the meantime I am just taking one picture a day into SilkyPix to convert from RAW and then processing in Photoshop. I seem unable to grasp the data base...
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    Resolving an increasing mess

    Hi, I wrote Victoria over the weekend, and she suggested posting here. "I wanted to copy the contents of one small external drive and the contents of another folder on a second external drive to a new third external drive. Unfortunately I used Synchronize folder after moving the files in...
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