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Favourite Presets Folder Missing


New Member
Jul 29, 2021
Lightroom Version
Classic 10.3
Operating System
  1. macOS 10.14 Mojave
So yesterday I was trying lots of things to increase the performance of my LR Classic since in the develop module it seems to be running slow since upgrading to 10.3.

One of the things I did was to move the catalogue from my dropbox directly onto my SSD Desktop. I copied the Previews, smart previews and Lightroom settings folder.

This morning my favourite presets folder only has one old preset in. The presets that where in it are also not all amongst the other preset folders.

I went back to an older backup (beginning of July) opened that catalogue and the presets are still not on that.

Where can I find my most recent presets?
Really appreciate anyones help
Jul 2, 2015
Lightroom Experience
Power User
Lightroom Version
Sounds like you had perhaps saved presets with the catalog, and now this either got reset in the preferences, or you didn’t move the settings folder inside the catallg folder too. Catalog backups only include the catalog file, not that folder, so they are of no help.