Deleting Custom Lens Profiles

pknight

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Hello,

I have the Rokinon (Samyang) 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye lens for Canon. Until the latest LR update, there were no Adobe-supplied profiles for this lens. I therefore downloaded a custom Samyang profile with the Adobe Lens Profile Downloader.

I want to use the new Adobe profile going forward. However, after updating LR, when I select "Rokinon" as my lens make, it still selects the custom Samyang 8mm profile. (Keep in mind that this is a completely manual lens with no communication with the camera, so the make and model of the lens is not available in the files.) I assume that LR "learned" to select the Samyang profile based on my initial selection of this profile for my Rokinon lens. I have to manually change the profile to select the new Rokinon profile.

I am hoping that if I can delete the custom Samyang profile, LR will "learn" to load the Rokinon profile when I indicate that I have a Rokinon lens. What I can't seem to find is guidance on is the procedure for deleting a profile downloaded via the Lens Profile Downloader.

Any ideas? Thanks.
 
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You don't have to delete anything. Select the new profile, then use 'Save as default' in the Setup menu that now says 'custom'.
 

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Thanks. I now see that option, on the drop-down menu. This was knocking around in my memory, but I was not looking the the correct place.
 
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