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How to change the default Develop Module Sharpening settings?

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May 16, 2011
Lightroom Version
Operating System
  1. Windows 10
I'm wanting to change the default Develop Module Detail Panel Sharpening settings from:

Amount: 40
Radius: 1.0
Details: 25

Amount: 20
Radius: 1.0
Details: 0

How can I do that please? Ideally from future import and images taken with my current camera (Fuji) that are already downloaded.

I'm not sure whether LR sets the same default sharpening for every camera or whether it's camera specific. I've looked at images taken with a previous camera (Nikon) in 2015 and the settings are 25, 1.0, 25 on Calibration 3. It didn't change on Calibration 5 either. However images taken in 2019 with a different camera (Sony) are at 40, 1.0, 25. So I'm not sure if its one default setting fits all, or Sony and Fuji just happen to have the same defaults but Nikon is different).

Thanks for your advice. If how this works is in the FAQ book (I haven't located it) please just point me to the page. I've read the Sharpening section on page 313 (Figure 14.44 in case page numbers differ).
Jul 2, 2015
Lightroom Experience
Power User
You can also add sharpening to your camera defaults (which are now also a preset).
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