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2nd copy on import


New Member
Jul 11, 2019
Lightroom Version
Lightroom classic 8.3.1
Operating System
macOS 10.13 High Sierra
can I move my 2nd copy on import without affecting my lightroom classic. It is taking up too much space. I have changed the route now to an external hard drive but would like to move the previous "backup downloads" of the 2nd copy to the external. thank you
Feb 1, 2010
West Sussex, UK
Lightroom Experience
Lightroom Version
Yes, that's not a problem. Once Lightroom has finished creating the second copy it promptly forgets all about it, so you can do whatever you want with it without impacting Lightroom in any way.