merge catalogs

  1. guido.coza

    merge catalogs??

    I have two external hard drives. they have partially different pictures, but also many common ones. How can I load both hard drives into LR, without having a duplicate picture count. is making to catalogs, one fo each hard drive, and than merging the two an option, or is there a better way?
  2. M

    Consolidate images from a shared drive

    Hi, My wife and I have separate LR picture files on different Mac computers. I would like to consolidate both into one LR database on one computer. It doesn't appear LR allows import from a shared drive. It looks like the only way to do this is to copy all 240 GB to one computer then import. Is...
  3. christruhephotos

    Not all folders moved when merging catalogs

    Some folders from one catalog did not move while others did. What could be the reason for this? Any ideas?
  4. K

    Bit of a pickle. LR and Classic both installed. Mac and PC-Catalog headache!!

    Operating System: Win7 64 bit, and Mac has OSX 10.11.6 El Capitan Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): PC has both LR v7.1 (1141928) and also LR CC v.CC 2015.13 (1148620), Mac has Classic version 7.1 (1148620) Please see screenshots. The PC screenshot is a combination of...
  5. T

    Hangs up importing from Catalog

    I am attempting to import a catalog with 88,000 images into one with 161,000 images. I gets about have way and hangs up. I let it sit for 12 hours and didn't move. does anyone have any thoughts on why?