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  1. nIkedoni1a

    Library module How do you hide child keyword folders

    Parent folder is the name of my town and contained in that folder is the name of the town high school which contains sports photos etc that i don't need to share with extended family. Parent folder is "centralvalley" and child folder is "centralvalleyHS". I would like to create a collection...
  2. nIkedoni1a

    Develop module How to use new Lr CC tools on images imported with earlier versions of Lr?

    I have images that i imported into Lr back in 2010 using whatever was the current version of Lr was back then. At the time I only performed only very basic edits and upon reviewing them now i know i could do much better now with the new tools in Lr CC. I thought that when Lr updated the...
  3. nIkedoni1a

    How to check for Keywords Already assigned to an image

    Is there a simple way to see what keywords have already been assigned to an image?
  4. nIkedoni1a

    "Hide Lightroom" Command is Grayed Out

    On my macpro desktop running el capitan version 10.11.6 and using Lightroom 6 perpetual I can click on "Lightroom" in the menu bar and choose "Hide Lightroom " from the drop down menu. On my macbook running high sierra 10.13.6 that command is often, but not always, grayed out.
  5. nIkedoni1a

    Survey View, How to unlink pick and reject flags so they don't label entire survey with one click

    while in survey view i understand that clicking the x on the bottom right of an image removes it from the survey and the remaining images resize to fill the space. my question concerns the pick and reject flags on the bottom left below the image. it used to be that when i picked or rejected...
  6. nIkedoni1a

    How to export a slideshow (slide show) that will play as a continuous loop?

    I would like to export a silent slideshow of stills and video clips that I can run in my office as a continuous loop. I would prefer to put it on a flash drive or dvd rather to run it from lightroom. Is anyone aware if any of the output formats are amenable to that or software that will...
  7. nIkedoni1a

    Using LR6 on two Computers

    On a desktop mac at home I started editing images in LR6 that I have stored on an internal drive. I am traveling and want to continue working with images in that folder so I exported that folder "export as catalog" to a external drive. I have LR6 installed on my MacBook and want to continue...
  8. nIkedoni1a

    How to delete a catalog?

    Operating System:Mac Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info):6 ok i made a rookie mistake and removed a high parent level folder from my catalog and lost all of the folders inside it. i don't know whether command z would have worked but i did some other clicking around before it...
  9. nIkedoni1a

    How do you create a collection of just one person?

    I would like to create a slideshow for a particular individual. Photos can have other individuals in them but every photo should also include this one person. I have clicked the face icon in the task bar and have confirmed the vast majority of faces in multiple folders so Lr seems to...
  10. nIkedoni1a

    How do I Sync white balance for before and after images?

    I am a dermatologist and we take before and after photos of patients. The after pictures often have a different hue due to white balance. I haven't had much success playing with the sliders in the basic panel and haven't figured out if I can view both images side by side like you can in the...
  11. nIkedoni1a

    Are updates available for stand alone Lr 6.0?

    I don't use photoshop so I upgraded from 5.0 to the stand alone 6.0 but am disappointed not to see "de haze". There doesn't seem to be an update unless i'm looking in the wrong places. Is Adobe no longer going to supply updates unless you become a subscriber? Does anyone have a good work...
  12. nIkedoni1a

    Master Catalog does not update

    I consolidated folders and did general cleanup to folder structures inside of Lightroom however when I look at the folder structure directly on the hard drive outside of Lr the changes are not there. Even more curious is the fact that it looks like I haven't used that catalog in a few months...
  13. nIkedoni1a

    gmail account won't validate in Lr email acct manager

    I previously was able to email photos directly from Lr using my gmail act, but now I can't. The field auto populates: SMPT server: smtp.googlemail.com SMPT port: 465 Connection Security: doesn't work with any of the drop down menu choices including "none" Authentication: doesn't...
  14. nIkedoni1a

    New Backup Location does not include Lightroom Presets

    Apparently for the last few years upon exiting LR my backups have been going to a folder dated 2013-09-08 1606. see screen shot. Yesterday I changed backup location to a separate hard drive. My concern is that folder called Lightroom settings that doesn't show up on the new backup. (other...
  15. nIkedoni1a

    Clicked an image in grid view and it disappeared

    I clicked an image in grid view, not really sure where I clicked on the image, and it just disappeared. Its not in a stack. When I go to import it again LR tells me it is already in the catalog. I have no idea where it went or why I can't see it.
  16. nIkedoni1a

    Adjustment Brush Error Wacom Intuous 5

    When using the adjustment brush it will suddenly shoot off a ray of adjustment. For instance here I was coloring the dogs face when an adjustment ray just shot out at 10 0'clock which you can see here in red. It does not seem to make a difference in how feathering is set. I do not have this...
  17. nIkedoni1a

    Transfer Lightroom to a second computer w/o cloud

    I have been a lightroom user since 1.0, last month I tried to install lightroom on a second computer that I could travel with and for some reason ended up signing on for a 30 day trial of adobe cloud. I don't remember why I did this because I have the installation disc for 5.0 but couldn't...
  18. nIkedoni1a

    Restoring edits after removing images from lightroom

    I accidentally emptied a folder from lightroom (but not from disk) trying to consolidate Thanksgiving photos into a parent folder. The photos disappeared so I copied them back into lightroom but now of course the edits are gone. If I choose to open with an older backup catalog these pictures...
  19. nIkedoni1a

    Flagging one image in Survey View Flags them all

    When reviewing images in library prior to developing I typically select 4 to six images hit the letter "N" and look at them in survey view. I then press "P" for pick as I move through the images in the survey picking or not picking photos. Now starting today as soon as a flag a photo by...
  20. nIkedoni1a

    "Failed to send Email"

    When I attempt to email photos from within Lightroom: File > Export > Lightroom Presets > For email I get the following error message "Failed to establish connection with the outgoing email server. Please make sure you have entered the email account and password correctly." I have tried...
  21. nIkedoni1a

    Error Message: Need Mac Version 10.7.0 to install LR5 from disc

    I am trying to install LR5 as an upgrade (running LR3 now). My computer is running snow leopard 10.6.8 and the install disc for LR5 is telling me that it requires 10.7.0. When I run "software update" my computer tells me it's up to date. Is there a work around or do I need to upgrade my OS...
  22. nIkedoni1a

    Filmstrip Scroll Bar

    Can anyone tell me why the scroll bar beneath the filmstrip (LR 3) has different widths at different times. What does a longer scroll bar represent as compared to a shorter one?
  23. nIkedoni1a

    windows to mac

    i have not been able to transfer my edits from windows to mac. i copied the lightroom folder from the "my pictures" on the pc and pasted it into the "pictures" folder on the mac. all the photos were copied from the external drive that i always used with lightroom on the pc to a new second...
  24. nIkedoni1a

    moving images to a new external drive

    i'm afraid that i've made a bit of a mess with lightroom. following your advice i went out and got 2 big external hard drives and using windows explorer transferred all of my images to one of them J: . before the transfer my photos we're on a separate internal drive G: and my...
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