library module

  1. H

    Why does my Lightroom classic Library Module adds grain and/or texture to certain of my images that is not present in the Develop Module?

    Hey there! I've seen a few posts about the lightroom Library Module having a change in colors from the Develop Module because of the different color space they use but in my case it's more a question of Noise and Grain/Texture and not for every image on top of that. I've tried updating my...
  2. C

    Library module, option to customise metadata: difference between 'date' and 'capture date'?

    Hello all Please can someone explain the difference: In LR Classic, library module, there is an option to customise metadata default panel - see screenshot below. By default, capture date is checked - this is fine and I don't want to loose this. But I would like to know how 'capture date'...
  3. K

    Library module How to sync collections between categories?

    LR 11.5 on windows 10, let say I have 3 seperate catalgories, if I create a smart collection in the first catalog, how do I copy this collection to the other rest of the catalog? I believe smart collections are sync when you import photos from one catalog to another, but what if I do not...
  4. G

    Slow 'Loading' when making in adjustments in Library module. Develop Module is fine

    Hello all, Keeping fingers crossed I have missed something in the myriad of options for optimising Lightroom Classic Library Module Performance. Whenever I try to make (exposure etc) adjustments in the Library Module after around 5 seconds of editing the 'Loading' symbol appears, adjustments...
  5. L

    Keywords Not Differentiating Properly between Capitalized Words and Non-capitalized Words

    Back in 2020 I asked about this but that thead is closed. I have never found a solution but did just report this as a bug to Adobe. Hoping some unfortunate souls have also been struggling with this issue and have figured out a new solution. Lightroom Classic Version Number: 11.5 and earlier OS...
  6. C

    Library module Split NAS library? Help!

    The problem: I'm trying (and failing) to figure out why Ligthroom seems to be arbitrarily splitting my library into two separate folders, even though everything is in the same working directory. I want everything under a single folder in Lightroom (Library Module)! Example: In the attached...
  7. noah

    Metadata doesn't show <mixed> for conflicts?

    I have the latest v10.4 and I have an issue in the metadata, library module. When 2 or more photos are selected you should see <mixed> in fields where the info is different between the images but in my case it doesn't do this any more. Any ideas?
  8. murali

    Library module Folder Panel - Some triangles are white and others are grey. Why?

    I just noticed that the triangles to the left of the folder names in the folder panel of the Library Module look different. Some are white and some are grey. See attached screenshot. The triangles associated with the folders Botswana & Costa Rica are grey while the others re white. What do the...
  9. M

    Rename folders not possible

    Hello! Since the last update I encountered some problems. One of them is still there: in the library module, when I rename a folder everything is o.K. in the moment (renaming also present in the windows (10) explorer,. But shortly after that this folder is shown as missing in LR, together with...
  10. G

    all photographs discrepancy

    When I have all photographs chosen in the library module, with no filter enabled, does the breadcrumb bar say "39000 of 42000 photos". Where are the other 3000 photos?
  11. Lina

    Library module Bug? Lots of duplicate autocomplete items

    Hi everyone. Found strange behavious. Does it work like intended? How to clear this list? And even more importantly - how to stop this field store every and each keyword that appears any time in my catalog? Any help is highly appreciated!
  12. KlausMohr

    Library module Photo selection in publish service after editing

    Operating System: Windows 10 Lightroom Version: LR Classic CC 7.1 After editing the metadata of a published photo within the collection of a Publish Service, the thumbnail will be moved up to the section "Modified Photos to Re-Publish", but the selection will disappear. It does not remain on...
  13. OogieM

    Krogh's Book on LR Organizing Worth it?

    Title says it all. I'm cleaning up my entire keywording system. I have and use both The DAM book by Peter Krogh and The Missing FAQ book by Victoria but am wondering if Peter Krogh's book "Organizing Your Photos with Lightroom 5" is worth it given that it's talking about an old version of LR...
  14. J

    Develop module Image not the same in Library as in Develop

    Operating System: Windows 8.1 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info):6.0 Grainy image that I improved look great in Develop, but still grainy in Library and when exported. What have i done wrong?
  15. T

    Import Strange Folder Behavior

    Operating System:Mac 10.13.1 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info):Classic I am seeing some strange behavior on importing images, either from RAW on a camera card or JPEG on a thumb drive. My work has always been to create a folder in the Folder panel of the Library Module of...
  16. T

    LR6 W10 Locking Up in Library Module - Don't see this problem here with others.

    Searching this forum I can't find this problem I'm having with LR6 and have had for a while. It has persisted even after building a new high end PC thinking initially the old PC's CPU and/or amount of memory was the problem. Problem - when maneuvering through folders in the Library module...
  17. mantra

    apply a develop preset to many photos from library ,can I ?

    Hi i have created some smart collections related to the lenses i have used and i have created a develop preset for each lenses (just an simple example preset ->lens correction ->(adobe )profile lens well i want to apply these preset to a buch of photos , around 100 can i do from library module...
  18. GingeraMan

    Single or Multiple Catalogues?

    Hi.... a year in to this wonderful hobby and I have amassed several thousand images, even after significant curation. So I'm wondering - do others use multiple catalogues to help manage their libraries? E.g. one for personal / home, one for other work or events, one for say outdoors / landscape...
  19. B

    Library Filter Defaults

    I'm wondering if there is a way to set the default Library Filter for metadata to come up with certain metadata fields selected. Specifically I'd like to see file type and not date. I know I can make a new filter preset and select it each time, but I'd rather change the default. Any tips are...
  20. G

    To Delete or Not Delete

    Hi. I am struggling with sorting through my photos in LR. Specifically, I am looking for advice on when to delete a photo. I know I should delete blurry or otherwise "bad" photos, but what about photos that are in a sequence, or the same of similar to others? For example, if you take several...
  21. B

    Change in sharpness

    Hi I've been having an issue for a while now where the sharpness of my images does not appear correctly when viewed at regular size. When I zoom in to 1:1 the image renders sharp, but when I return to 'Fit' size the sharpness disappears after a split second. This occurs in both the Library and...
  22. O

    Starting the library over again in LR5

    Hi, I've got my photos into a bit of a mess and unorganised and having read guidance from experts such as yourself Victoria; I want to start over fresh. I haven't done much editing of any of the photos already in the library. What is the best away to reorganize and rename the folders without...
  23. S

    Impromptu Slideshow

    Hi there, I have LR 6.5 operating on Windows 10. When I run the impromptu slideshow in the Library Module none of the navigation keys work, e.g. if I press the right arrow to move on one image it will do it once but not do it again. The back arrow to move back also doesn't work and neither does...