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I tested LRC with LR6 already on MAC, but now LR6 doesn't work anymore

shalublack

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Sep 1, 2021
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Lightroom Version
6
Operating System
  1. macOS 11 Big Sur
I own LR6 on MAC and I downloaded the trial version of LRC to understand what advantages it has.
After a few days I tried to open LR6 again but it doesn't open anymore.
I tried starting from an old backup catalog, I deleted the preferences, but nothing, it doesn't open anymore.
The image of the program being loaded appears for a moment and then disappears immediately.
Thanks for your help.
 
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Queensland
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Intermediate
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Classic
I fear you may have put an end to your use of Lr6.
From forums I have read I believe that having run a trial of LrC (by using the CC Desktop App) your Lr6 will become CC v2015.n.n, and will now require a subscription to the Photography Plan.
Do NOT un-install Lightroom. You will NOT be able to re-install Lr6! (The 32bit installer will not work in Big Sur 64bit)
Read this article which may get you reverted to Lr6-
https://web.archive.org/web/2016032...room-cc-trial-to-activate-as-lightroom-6.html
 
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