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Auto Import into Lightroom CC?


New Member
Sep 28, 2019
Lightroom Version
Lightroom CC
Operating System
macOS 10.14 Mojave
Is there any way to reliably and automatically import photos and videos in a "watched folder" into Lightroom CC? I tried setting up an Automator workflow on my Mac for this, but it was a bit hit or miss. Could AppleScript be used instead? Any other way since it seems Adobe isn't interested in adding this as a "basic" feature?
Nov 5, 2017
Lightroom Experience
Power User
Lightroom Version
Watched folders are a feature in Lightroom Classic but not Lightroom Desktop (the cloud version) at this point. As we're all aware, it's a system where features continue to be added.

It's worth adding it to the feature requests with Adobe, the more interested in a feature the more attention it receives: