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  1. rwilson

    LIGHTROOM CC2019: How do I SAFELY relocate Lightroom to an external drive? HD FULL.

    I recently started using Lightroom version: 2.3 [ 20190502-0902-47ed471 ] (May 3, 2019) on two iMacs, a Mac iBook, and two iPhones. Prior to this, I have relied on Apple Photos, with two separate libraries that I am hoping to merge as well as numerous sources of imagery that I am hoping to...
  2. T

    Working with a Copy of a Catalog

    Please could someone advise that this should be the correct workflow On my desktop Export as a Catalog a folder of around 9,000 photos, but only export the Previews and Smart Previews and NOT the original raw files Copy it all (around 20GB) to my laptop Make changes to the images in LR...
  3. Skippermark

    Lightroom Classic On 2 Devices

    Hi - I know this topic has been discussed here and other places, including some recent forum posts, but none specifically answered my question. If anyone has a helpful link that would be awesome too. I don't want to use LRCC because I'm creating multi-level keywords and also want the ability to...
  4. Stefan Aalten-Voogd

    Lightroom CC + shared folders on OneDrive

    Hi, I have a question about my specific setup and whether Lightroom sync and OneDrive can work together. My wife and I each have Windows laptops and OneDrive accounts. We use shared folders on OneDrive to share files between us. Nominally I have all the "master" photographs (350GB, 90,000...
  5. Edge of Alaska

    Catalogs Main catalog and several others needed to merge

    Operating System: iMac with El Capitan & MacBook Pro with Yosemite Exact Lightroom Version: CC 2015.10 (Classic now?) I started out using Lr with my MBP and external hard drive, which held my photos and backup catalog. I always backup when leaving Lr. Since then, I’ve purchased a new iMac...
  6. L

    Moving to new computer and did it all wrong

    Hello! I just bought a new iMac, installed Lr, did not read Victoria's instructions (now have the book at the computer at all times!) and imported the photos from a hard drive. So I have 10,000 previews and a few photos that I just added from my camera. Should I delete all the Lr files on the...
  7. A

    Using dropbox to work on both desktop and laptop?

    Can anyone walk me through moving my most recent catalogs onto dropbox to work from them on both my iMac and MBP? I do not need all my folders on there, only the ones I am currently editing so that I can work/edit from home and on the go. I have tried a few things, but have been unsuccessful...
  8. SteveH

    Exporting Keywords to a second machine

    Hi, my first post here so hope this is correct. I intend to use my 2nd copy of Lightroom on my Macbook for travel photos using the new catalog technique - i.e. import and work on my pics (including metadata & keywording) on my travels and then export / import the catalog into my master catalog...
  9. K

    Dropbox sync error with Flickr publishing

    Hi, I use LR on several different computers in different locations and always stored photos and catalogs on an external HD so that I can use from the different locations. I recently tried follow the configuration for syncing settings and plugins using Dropbox. Generally I found it works well...
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