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  1. malcolmsu

    One monitor or two?

    For as long as I can remember I have used Lightroom with two monitors; usually, the LR develop module running on the main monitor with the second monitor showing the file I'm working on full screen. Equally, each time I've replaced my monitors I've always bought two the same and I always seem...
  2. Paul_DS256

    Need New Computer

    Even though my Dell XPS 8700 was running Windows 7 very nicely, like many, I was forced to upgrade to Windows 10. After frequent crashes, it would not come back nor will accept a new install (very long story with multiple attempts and needing to use the Intel Rapid Storage Tech built on the...
  3. Nicky3540

    Does Lr Place More Demands on Processor or Memory?

    My iMac is six-plus years old and for various reasons I decided to upgrade to a new one. I bought one with a 3.0GHz 6-core 8th-generation Intel Core i5 processor and upgraded the memory to 32GB. (I also chose to get SSD storage instead of a hard drive or a Fusion drive.) I've already ordered...
  4. M

    HELP! My external drive died! Is there anyway to retrieve my files or previews?

    Operating System: Mac OS 10 Lightroom Version: CC 2015.12 [ 1125239 ] (Please go to Help menu > System Info to double check the exact version number) Question or Description of Problem: My external hard drive crashed and now my smart collection preview is empty and shows the "missing file"...
  5. frostbytes

    Lightroom on Microsoft Surface Pro (2017)

    Have any of you started using Lightroom on the new Surface Pro? I'm curious how usable one would be as an editing machine, and particularly how much difference in performance there is with LIghtroom between the i5 versions and the ridiculously expensive i7 versions. Thanks.
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